Was current issue in status

Overview

The Was current issue in status validator allows you to block a workflow transition if the issue was not in selected statuses in the past.

Configuration

  1. Set the Check if current issue was in field to check if the issue was in all, any or no statuses defined

  2. Set the status that the issue should be validated against in the Statuses field

  3. Define the text of the error message in the Error message text field (e.g. “The issue was not in the First Line status”)

  4. Activate the JQL condition option and define the JQL query that has to be met by the issue in order for the validation to work (e.g. “type = Bug and Priority = Blocker”)

  5. Activate the Executor condition option if you want the validator to work only if the user is or isn’t in a certain Jira user group or project role

    1. Select if The executor has to be or can’t be a member of a certain Jira user group or project role

      1. Select a Jira user group in the Group field if Group was set in the member of a field

      2. Select a project role in the Project role field if Project role was set in the member of a field

Use cases

  • In support processes, the issue can be passed to 2nd line only if it was in the 1st line previously