Bulk change issues to other type with checklist custom field gives error

When I try to bulk move issues (even when I select one issue) to another project, the bulk move fails with:
2014-12-02 10:04:57,658 http-bio-8080-exec-23 INFO UserName 604x2393673x1 ypsaom, /secure/views/bulkedit/BulkMigratePerform.jspa [jira.bulkedit.operation.BulkMigrateOperation] Performing move for project VFI_TRM issue type: Defect
2014-12-02 10:04:57,768 http-bio-8080-exec-23 ERROR UserName 604x2393673x1 ypsaom, /secure/views/bulkedit/BulkMigratePerform.jspa [jira.bulkedit.operation.BulkMoveOperationImpl] An exception occured while moving 'VXPC-542' : Index: 0, Size: 0. Rolling back the operation
2014-12-02 10:04:57,768 http-bio-8080-exec-23 ERROR UserName 604x2393673x1 ypsaom, /secure/views/bulkedit/BulkMigratePerform.jspa [action.issue.bulkedit.BulkMigrate] Error while performing Bulk Edit operation.
java.lang.IndexOutOfBoundsException: Index: 0, Size: 0
at java.util.ArrayList.rangeCheck(Unknown Source)
at java.util.ArrayList.get(Unknown Source)
at com.okapya.jira.customfields.ChecklistItemChanges.generateItemsComments(ChecklistItemChanges.java:66)
at com.okapya.jira.customfields.ChecklistItemChanges.getNewItemsComments(ChecklistItemChanges.java:51)
at com.okapya.jira.customfields.ChecklistCFType.getChangelogValue(ChecklistCFType.java:381)
at com.okapya.jira.customfields.ChecklistCFType.getChangelogValue(ChecklistCFType.java:40)
at com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomFieldImpl.getChangelogValue(CustomFieldImpl.java:444)
at com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomFieldImpl.updateValue(CustomFieldImpl.java:506)
at com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomFieldImpl.updateValue(CustomFieldImpl.java:466)
at com.atlassian.jira.bulkedit.operation.BulkMoveOperationImpl.moveIssueDetails(BulkMoveOperationImpl.java:1095)
at com.atlassian.jira.bulkedit.operation.BulkMoveOperationImpl.moveIssueInsideTxn(BulkMoveOperationImpl.java:265)
at com.atlassian.jira.bulkedit.operation.BulkMoveOperationImpl.moveIssuesAndIndex(BulkMoveOperationImpl.java:183)
at com.atlassian.jira.bulkedit.operation.BulkMigrateOperation.perform(BulkMigrateOperation.java:59)
at com.atlassian.jira.web.action.issue.bulkedit.BulkMigrate.doPerform(BulkMigrate.java:264) <+3>


I found out that this problem is related to a checklist custom field which was not present on the original issue type, but is present on the new issue type. When I move the issues manually, the move goes ok, but when moved in bulk change, I get this error. My workaround was to add the checklist custom fields to the issue types of the original issues. 

Our Checklist version is: 2.0.0.

4 answers

No, not yet and no reaction from okapya as well. But I found a workaround myself, by adding the checklist fields also on the original issue. This is not always an acceptable workaround however.

I am also having this problem. Did you get a solution? 

Oh that workaround will actually work in my case. Thanks for the tip!


This should now be fixed in version 2.1.0.

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