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Using ScriptRunner to Assign Approver based on Amount Value

Custom Field : Amount

If Amount >= $1000 Then Approver = John

If Amount < $1000 Then Approver = Jill

Trying to get this into my workflow.  Any suggestions?


1 answer

Hi Michael,

Assuming your 'Amount' field ID is 11111 and your 'Approver' field ID is 22222, your script should look something like this:

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor

def usrMgr = ComponentAccessor.getUserManager()
def cfMgr = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
def amount = cfMgr.getCustomFieldObject(11111.toLong())
def approver = cfMgr.getCustomFieldObject(22222.toLong())
def userJohn = usrMgr.getUserByName("John's user name")
def userJill = usrMgr.getUserByName("Jill's user name")

if (issue.getCustomFieldValue(amount) >= 1000){
issue.setCustomFieldValue(approver, userJohn)
}else if (issue.getCustomFieldValue(amount) < 1000){
issue.setCustomFieldValue(approver, userJill)

Is there documentation somewhere on how I should properly test this?  Can I do it from the ScriptRunner console or do I have to do it from an actual issue?

 In my instance I have a test project to play around with safely.

I suppose you can also do it in ScriptRunner console on a dummy issue, but you'll need to declare your 'issue' variable for that:

def issue = ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().getIssueObject("test issue key")

I'm sorry Approver = the built-in Jira assignee field

then use this:


Gives me unable to resolve class com.atlassian.jira.component.componentAccessor.

I am using Jira Cloud if that matters.

it should be exactly like this (case sensitive):

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor

It is exactly like that.

Workflow Post Functions | Run Script | Run arbitrary code on transition

and then I copied the code to the Script Context section

Hi , how to add more than one approver in list based on condition, Please help.

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