Bugzilla import: mapping custom field to Fix Version/s

I'm importing a Bugzilla (4.0.1) system into JIRA 6.1.7. We have a custom field "Target Version" that would ideally be mapped over to the JIRA "Fix Version/s" field. Is there a way to do that? Entering "Fix Version/s" into the mapping screen didn't work - I had hoped that JIRA would give the option in the list but it doesn't.

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Hi Bruce,

Unfotunately there is no possiblity to do that. Currently JIM is only mapping Bugzilla Custom Fields to JIRA Custom Fields of the corresponding type. The only workaround that I can think of is to Bulk Edit issues after import.

I admit that this may be annoying, so I've raised an improvement request under JIM Project: https://ecosystem.atlassian.net/browse/JIM-1175

I have run into the same problem and don't quite understand how I would Bulk Edit issues from "Fix Version/s" to a custom field. I don't see that option on the Bulk Edit "Choose Operation" page. Can you please help?

See https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Modifying+Multiple+%28Bulk%29+Issues- following those instructions worked for me after I enabled the search function on the custom field and reindexed the project.

You want to run a search to find a single version, then use the bulk option to edit the Fix Version/s field so that it contains that version.

On the "Choose Operation" page which option did you use? I first created the custom field, with the search function enabled, then imported the data from bugzilla and I am now trying to change "Fix Version/s" to the custom field but don't see a place where that option is available.

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