Does JIRA support auto-transitioning Sub-Tasks when the Parent Issue has Transitioned?

I need JIRA to transition all Sub-tasks to the same state as the Parent Issue, particularly when the Parent Issue is moved to In Testing Or Closed. I tried using the Post Functions options but none of them support such transitions for sub-tasks.

1. Is this something that is available in JIRA/Greenhopper?

2. If not, would I have to write custom code (plugin/scripts)? If yes, please provide sample docs/instructions on setting this up.

3. If I need to write custom code, would I be able to push this code when JIRA is NOT hosted locally but rather on atlassian's servers?

Please advice

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1. Not OOTB

2. There are already plugins able to do that. Scripting plugins (including mine https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.keplerrominfo.jira.plugins.jjupin ) have this, check: http://confluence.kepler-rominfo.com/display/TR/Autotransitioning+subtasks

3. For OnDemand, you have script runner, I believe. You should be able to use it.

No script runner in OD unfortunately... I can confidently say it would be the very last plugin they let in to AOD.

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