Put components from a specific project as pickable options in a custom field

I am trying to create a custom field which functions like a Component field from a specific project. That means I will be able to pick the components from that project and add them to this custom field. I tried something like this under Behaviours/Initialiser Function:

getFieldByName("Linked Components").convertToMultiSelect([
    ajaxOptions: [
        url : getBaseUrl() + "/rest/api/2/project/10110/components",
        query: true,
        formatResponse: "general"
    ]
])

It did not work, and I can't seem to find any documentation on how ajaxOptions really works.

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The rest api you have chosen doesn't return the components in the right "shape" as required by the "general" formatted.

So you need to write your own endpoint - which I have done here: https://gist.github.com/jechlin/4c9817846ed98f025053003846541a6f

Then I changed the initialiser to:

def projectId = issueContext.projectId
getFieldById("summary").convertToMultiSelect([
    ajaxOptions: [
        url : getBaseUrl() + "/rest/scriptrunner/latest/custom/components?projectId=$projectId",
        query: true,
        formatResponse: "general"
    ]
])

Note I am passing the project ID to get the components from, using the project for the current issue, but it need not be.

Jamie, I have a similar question.

 

Is it possible to convert text field to user picker using standard REST Endpoint? In other words, are there other options for formatResponse exept "general" and "issue"?

            textField.convertToSingleSelect([
                ajaxOptions: [
                    url: getBaseUrl() + "/rest/api/latest/user/picker",
                    query: true,
                    data: [
                        showAvatar: true,
                   ],
                    formatResponse: "?",
                ],
                css: "max-width: 500px; width: 180px",
            ])

Possibly... can't remember. Why don't you just use a user custom field?

Jamie, thank you for your reply.

I have two fields:

  1. Owner type: select list field with two options - "Company" and "Employee"
  2. Owner: text field that I would like to convert to Single Select with options list that depends on Owner type field

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