schedule a groovy script


I want to schedule a groovy script every first day of months. 

After researching on the net, I have found some links:


Like executing the groovy script from a command line on linux?




1 answer

Best thing would be to upgrade your jira.

Second would be to use the cron tab on your OS to execute a script via curl:

Otherwise, you can have it run every 1440 minutes, then exit if it's not the first of the month.

@Jamie Echlin [Adaptavist] 


"Otherwise, you can have it run every 1440 minutes, then exit if it's not the first of the month."

How to do that? 
On System->Services? 

@Jamie Echlin [Adaptavist]

On System->Services, we can add a schedule service running every XXX minutes. But you said "exit if it's not the first of month"; where can I put this condition? 


@Jamie Echlin (Adaptavist)

But I have to change my groovy script???

@Jamie Echlin [Adaptavist]


import org.apache.log4j.Category
import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.web.bean.PagerFilter
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.util.IssueChangeHolder
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.util.DefaultIssueChangeHolder;
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.ModifiedValue
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.ComponentManager;
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.customfields.manager.OptionsManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.customfields.option.Option
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.*;
import java.sql.Timestamp


Calendar localCalendar = Calendar.getInstance(TimeZone.getDefault());
int currentDay = localCalendar.get(Calendar.DATE);
println currentDay

if ( currentDay == 18 ){
println "WE ARE IN CURRENT DAY _script Somme Precedent"

def jqlSearch = "project = 'AISC - Suivi des demandes' and status was in (Validation) and ('Date de livraison' >= startOfMonth(-1) and 'Date de livraison' <=endOfMonth(-1))"
def userManager = ComponentAccessor.getUserManager()
def issueManager = ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager()
def searchService = ComponentAccessor.getComponentOfType(SearchService)

def user = userManager.getUserByName("yk3520").directoryUser
SearchService.ParseResult parseResult = searchService.parseQuery(user, jqlSearch)

def value = 0
def customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
def myCustomField = customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Temps d'intervention")

if (parseResult.isValid()) {
try {
def results =, parseResult.getQuery(), PagerFilter.getUnlimitedFilter())
def issues = results.getIssues()
issues.each {
if (it.getCustomFieldValue(myCustomField))
value += it.getCustomFieldValue(myCustomField).toInteger()

} catch (SearchException e) {
} else {
log.warn("Invalid query")
return null

// Save the value at custom field with name A number custom field of issue with key TEST-1
def targetIssue = issueManager.getIssueByCurrentKey("SL-8")
def customField = customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjects(targetIssue).find { == "Total intervention M-1"}
if (customField) {
def changeHolder = new DefaultIssueChangeHolder()
customField.updateValue(null, targetIssue,
new ModifiedValue(targetIssue.getCustomFieldValue(customField), value.toString()),changeHolder)
log.debug "Custom field $} updated with value ${value}"

log.warn "Custom field ${customField?.name} was not updated"



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