Adding a drop-down custom field that lists other custom fields


I use JIRA Charting Plugin for obtaining a Trend Chart. I got a trend chart named "Created Vs Resolved Issue Chart". Now, i wish to add 2 new custom fields to that chart. The fields should be a drop down where other available custom fields (fields that display date) are listed and user chooses a custom field (say Date Created or Date Updated or Date Closed etc.).

How should I achieve this functionality in this plugin.

Plugin details:
Name: JIRA Charting Plugin
KEY: com.atlassian.jira.ext.charting
Version: 1.10

JIRA Version: 5.2

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Ahmad Danial Atlassian Team May 05, 2013

Hey there, Anandhi.

Came across something that is similar to what you are looking for but this is talking about Cascading Select instead of a Drop Down List. Have a look at this:

Perhaps you can raise a ticket to address this functionality to in the Issue Tracker? From there we can see what the devs have to say about this.

Warm regards,


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