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How to get status of issue in formula in JIRA Misc Custom Fields

Hi guys, 

can you please help me how to get the issue status in the <! @@Formula ?

When I use 

issue.get("status").toString(); 

I get something like COM.ATLASSIAN.JIRA.ISSUE.STATUS.STATUSIMPL ...

While I was expectiong to get "Closed" or "Open". I also failed with syntax from JIRA dev documentation

issue.getStatusObject().getSimpleStatus().getName() 

Many thanks,

Jarda

P.S.: is there any way how to debug the formula? In case it fails to compile I get the custom field empty which gives me no hint on what's wrong. Any log would help? Thank you

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Hi,

as stated in the documentation (as of... now), you should look inside atlassian-jira.log for errors (look at the end of the file right after displaying the issue).

In your case, you want to use:

issue.get("status").getName();

See https://innovalog.atlassian.net/wiki/x/BYAbAg for details.

Many thanks David!

Hi, I've tried to find outwardlinks where status is not closed:

    && ! issueLink.getDestinationObject().get("status").getName().equals("Closed")

 

where issuelink is an outwardLink.

 

Could you help me please, how to deal with it?

Thank you!

Here is the whole code, if it helps:

&lt;!-- @@Formula: 
import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor; 
import org.apache.commons.lang.StringUtils; 
DefectKeys = new ArrayList(); 
outwardLinks = ComponentAccessor.getIssueLinkManager().getOutwardLinks(issue.getIssueObject().getId()); 
for (issueLink : outwardLinks.iterator()) { 
  if (issueLink.getIssueLinkType().getOutward().equals("is Parent of") 
        &amp;&amp; ! issueLink.getDestinationObject().getStatus().getName().equals("Closed") 
    ) { DefectKeys.add(issueLink.getDestinationObject().getKey()); 
  } 
} 
if (DefectKeys.isEmpty()) return "Empty"; 
StringUtils.join(DefectKeys, ","); 
--&gt;

Thank you!

Did you look inside atlassian-jira.log for errors? 

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