How to Sync Work Items with a Parent Link in Exalate for Azure DevOps

    In Azure DevOps, parent links are used to break down work items into smaller items, for example, break down features into stories or stories into tasks.

    With Exalate, you can create a parent relation by using the parent id of the related work item.

    Azure DevOps

    Outgoing sync

    replica.parentId = workItem.parentId

    Incoming sync

    if (replica.parentId) {
       def localParent = syncHelper.getLocalIssueKeyFromRemoteId(replica.parentId.toLong())
       if (localParent) {
          workItem.parentId =

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