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

Jira ScriptRunner: is there any way to allow only one execution of the listener script at a moment? Edited

Hello everybody,

I am working on a ScriptRunner listener script. This listener is executed on “Issue Created” event, and based on some search criteria it adds that issue’s description as a comment to a matched issue (if found), and finally deletes the redundant issue. This listener works fine when I manually test it in my dev cloud instance. 

 

However, in the  production environment, issue basically gets created from incoming emails from another source. When the system receives multiple emails concurrently, the listener script starts multiple executions in parallel, and the final result does not match with the expected.

 

Is there any way to instruct the listener script to complete the ongoing execution before starting the next execution?

 

Thanks.

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted

Hi @Nazmus Sadat 

Thank you for your question.

This means that as Jira is Asynchronous that one script could complete before another script as the API's of one script could return before the other script is completed and this means that it is not possible to have scripts that depend on another script having completed first with ScriptRunner for Jira Cloud.

Meaning, you cannot specify the order script listener in as they are fired as when we received the webhook event that triggers them off of Atlassian. 

I hope this information helps.

Thank you. 

Kind Regards

Kate

Suggest an answer

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

🤺 Atlympic Event: Partnerships

Hello Community!  Quick disclaimer: We are running a contest on Community (The Atlympics!) from July 23rd - August 8th of 2021. If you are interested in participating in this contest (prizes! ...

56 views 0 2
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