how to use the Add or remove options to single or multi-select fields Based on


I try the use  "Add or remove options to single or multi-select fields" Exmpel

I copy the Exmple form  the page, in tow the Script line and I changed the

from  FormField formSubcomponent = getFieldByName ("Subcomponent") to ormField formSubcomponent = getFieldByName ("system")

form   fieldOptions.put ("-1", "None") to    fieldOptions.put ("15804", "system")

and I get the Error

" Compilation failure: startup failed: Script1.groovy: 59: unable to resolve class GenericValue @ line 59, column 22. GenericValue component = componentManager.getProjectManager().getComponent(Long.parseLong(componentId)) ^ 1 error"

 I use JIRA  6.3 server 


tank u 







the script

public void setSubComponentOptions () {

    FormField formComponent = getFieldById(fieldChanged)

    FormField formSubcomponent = getFieldByName ("system")


    Object componentFormValue = formComponent.getFormValue()

    List componentIds = []


    if (componentFormValue instanceof List) {

        componentIds.addAll(componentFormValue as List)


    else {

        // could be an empty string if all components are deselected

        if (componentFormValue) {





    Map fieldOptions = [:]

    fieldOptions.put ("15804", "system")


    for (Long componentId : componentIds) {

        try {


        } catch (NumberFormatException e) {

            log.error ("Could not get component Id as Long")




        GenericValue component = componentManager.getProjectManager().getComponent(Long.parseLong(componentId))


        switch (component?.get("name")) {

            case "Component 1" :

                fieldOptions.putAll (["Lemons":"Lemons", "Oranges":"Oranges"])



            case "Component 2" :

                fieldOptions.putAll (["Spinach":"Spinach", "Celery":"Celery"])





    formSubcomponent.setFieldOptions (fieldOptions)




1 answer

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Unfortunately that code is quite out of date now. The difference is that the map that contains the field options needs to be in the format:

[ optionId : optionValue ]

for example:

["10000":"Spinach", "10001":"Celery"]

I answered a question on this topic very recently, but the search is bad and I can't find it. The code for the answer is here:

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