Update Custom field value based on the user role on transtion through post script?


I have a custom field(text field) to be updated upon creating the issue basis the user role. Different roles can create issue . I am new to script and your assistance is much appriciated.


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Best way to do is probably post-function with script runner (groovy runner):

1. Download/install script runner https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.onresolve.jira.groovy.groovyrunner

2. In the workflow at Create (Click Open then click Create), click add on post function tab, click "Script post function"

3. Create a groovy script (bunch of example in marketplace page) and put the path of that groovy script in here


To limit by user role, see here

To update custom field, see here

Hope this helps!

Thanks Eva. It was helpful and I have done a resanoble progress on that.

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