Introduction

Update on Transition for Jira provides a combination of workflow transition Post Function and Validator that can be configured to update one or more issues or sub-tasks and determine conditional transitioning respectively. The app allows you to set issue fields with values using easy-to-use pick lists and substitution variables. You can also configure optional rules and conditions to customize updating issues and sub-tasks and setting conditional validators. Conditions may be based on information from either the original or parent issue or sub-task. 

Update on Transition for Jira offers the following features that are similar to native Jira post functions in that they are configured and can be modified during normal workflow editing:

Update on Transition post function shares similar capabilities with Create on Transition for Jira, which includes the ability to create issues or sub-tasks.

Purpose and Scope

This guide provides details of the configuration required to leverage all the potential v4.x Update on Transition for Jira has to offer. It also explains a number of key concepts such as workflow post functions, validators, issue fields, substitution variables and customization required to help understand and use the app effectively.

References

Refer to the following for additional information: