Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How to hide transition from parent issue (Always status will update automatically from sub-tasks)

We want to hide transition's from parent issue and we have A script that will update the status of parent issue automatically when sub-tasks is hiding .

 

I have tried some default conditions to particular admin group to transition on parent issue  but that post-function script in sub-task is  failing to transition automatically.

 

Could anyone help us to achieve this task

2 answers

Hi,

Supposing your parent issue needs to change from status "A" to status "B" when the subtask changes to "hidden" status, you can try a rule :

In your project parameters -> project automation -> project rules, and then :

   - WHEN : demand transition
   - IF : JQL query corresponds to (for example issueType = "subtask")
   - RELATED REQUEST : parent (select your link type)
          ° IF : JQL condition (for example status != "B")
          ° AND : condition of related requests (status = "hidden"
          ° SO : transition to the correct status

Note that " - " is for the master branch, and " ° " for the secondary branch

Regards

@Anne Morel 

 

I appreciate your response we need to hide transition that any one can't able to transition from parent issue status will be updated based on sub task status.

0 votes
Antoine Berry Community Leader Jan 31, 2020

Hi @Mahesh Kallepalli ,

I did not exactly understand what you want to achieve, but you can use this code to transition the parent issue from the subtask :

import com.atlassian.jira.workflow.WorkflowTransitionUtil
import com.atlassian.jira.workflow.WorkflowTransitionUtilImpl
import com.atlassian.jira.util.JiraUtils

def parentIssue = issue.getParentObject()
def userKey = "user_that_triggers_the_transition"
def transitionId = 41

WorkflowTransitionUtil workflowTransitionUtil = ( WorkflowTransitionUtil ) JiraUtils.loadComponent( WorkflowTransitionUtilImpl.class );
workflowTransitionUtil.setIssue(parentIssue);
workflowTransitionUtil.setUserkey(userKey)


workflowTransitionUtil.setAction(transitionId);
workflowTransitionUtil.progress();

@Antoine Berry 

 

I have achieved that when sub task is transitioned parent issue status is changing every time transitions will happen from sub task only we don't want to allow any user or agent to transition from main task so we are thinking to hide the transitions from parent task.

Antoine Berry Community Leader Feb 03, 2020

You could use a validator in the parent workflow transition (the users will still see the button, but will get an error message if they click it) : 

import com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidInputException

InvalidInputException userErrorMsg= new InvalidInputException()
String errorMsg = "You cannot trigger this transition on the parent issue."
throw userErrorMsg

Let me know if that helped. 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Marketplace Apps & Integrations

5 mobile apps for Jira Cloud to boost productivity

  It’s very important to have access to the workflow process from anywhere. Especially if you manage the work of others. There is no difference whether you’re out of office, or drive a ca...

209 views 2 5
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you