I have requirement to automatically comment custom text with date & time and user who performed that workflow transition. I have searched and wrote a groovy script but it comments only the string (custom text) and does not comment the date/time and user who performed the transition. Could you help me in editing the script to required output.
String currentUser = ((WorkflowContext) transientVars.get("context")).getCaller();
def plainFormatter = DateFormat.instance
currentDate = plainFormatter.format(today)
compManager = ComponentManager.getInstance()
CommentManager commmgr = compManager.getCommentManager()
commmgr = (CommentManager) compManager.getComponentInstanceOfType(CommentManager.class)
commmgr.create(issue, currentUser, "performed review at", currentDate, true)
username performed review at current date/time
Note: By removing import java.sql.Timestamp & java.text.DateFormat and currentDate in commgr.create, I was able to get only "performed review at" commented. When I include them I do not get any texts commented.
All this is available in the history tab, so just seems like unnecessary duplication.
Even if you need a comment, then people can see the time and user of the comment, and you don't need to worry about user timezones.
If you really want the current date you can use:
new Date().format("dd MMM yyyy")
Try it in the script console. I don't see where you've defined "today" amongst other problems.
Hello Atlassian Community! Each month, we run a series of Spotlights to highlight Marketplace vendors and apps that our team thinks this Community would find valuable. In last month's Spotlig...
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!Find a group
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!
Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.Start an AUG
You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs