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

Earn badges and make progress

You're on your way to the next level! Join the Kudos program to earn points and save your progress.

Deleted user Avatar
Deleted user

Level 1: Seed

25 / 150 points

Next: Root

Avatar

1 badge earned

Collect

Participate in fun challenges

Challenges come and go, but your rewards stay with you. Do more to earn more!

Challenges
Coins

Gift kudos to your peers

What goes around comes around! Share the love by gifting kudos to your peers.

Recognition
Ribbon

Rise up in the ranks

Keep earning points to reach the top of the leaderboard. It resets every quarter so you always have a chance!

Leaderboard

Come for the products,
stay for the community

The Atlassian Community can help you and your team get more value out of Atlassian products and practices.

Atlassian Community about banner
4,465,762
Community Members
 
Community Events
176
Community Groups

Using automation to copy custom date field (WBS Gantt) from parent issue

Hi,

 

Using Jira Cloud with the plugin WBS Gantt-chart for Jira.

I need that sub-tasks, when created, will have the WBS Gantt field "Start Date" and "Finish Date" the same as the parent task.

The automation starts with:

When: Issue created

Issue fields condition: Issue type equals sub-task

Branch rule: Current issue

Edit issue: Choose fields "Start date (WBS Gantt-Chart)"

In the Edit issue fields, I tried a few combinations for the operations process, including using {{issue.parent.customfield_XXXXX.value}}, {{issue.parent.Name of Custom Field.value}}, and even the "Copy Start date (WBS Gantt-Chart) from Current issue".

In all of the options, the automation didn't update the sub-task fields as expected.

The log reports that in some of the cases it ran without any error.

Any help is appreciated.

 

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted
Joy Chiu Atlassian Team Jul 21, 2021

Hi @Rodrigo Bammann ,

I think you don't need ".value". Can you try without ".value"?

Cheers,

Joy [Automation for Jira]

Thanks, @Joy Chiu, that did the trick!

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS

Atlassian Community Events