How to Sync Select List (single choice) to comment field

    This article shows how to synchronize a select list with a comment field.

    Exalate allows syncing of any kind of custom field type combination. For example, you have a custom field called Select List (select list Single Choice) and you want to add it's value to the comment field on the Destination side.

    Sending side

    Outgoing sync

    replica.customFields."Select list custom field name"  = issue.customFields."Select list custom field name"

    Receiving side

    Create/Change processors

    You can add a new comment including only the select list string value or format the comment with custom formatting. In both cases, use addComment commentHelper method.

    See examples below:

    • Add the source side select list custom field value into a new comment
    1 issue.comments = commentHelper.addComment(replica.customFields."Select list custom field name".value.value, issue.comments)
    • Add the source side select list custom field value as a new comment with custom text.
    1 issue.comments = commentHelper.addComment(
         "The Select from RED side is: "+ replica.customFields."Select list custom field name".value.value, issue.comments