Create Jira issue when a page or blog post is approved

You can register Event Listeners to fire on events provided by 3rd party plugins.

In the example below, once a ContentApproveEvent gets fired, a new Jira issue will be created (on behalf of the current user) in the linked Jira instance.

Have a look at Comala Workflow’s JavaDoc for more information/more events.

comala workflows create jira issue listener
import com.atlassian.applinks.api.ApplicationLinkService
import com.atlassian.applinks.api.application.jira.JiraApplicationType
import com.atlassian.sal.api.component.ComponentLocator
import com.onresolve.scriptrunner.runner.customisers.WithPlugin
import groovy.json.JsonBuilder
import com.comalatech.workflow.event.ContentApproveEvent
import static


def appLinkService = ComponentLocator.getComponent(ApplicationLinkService)
def appLink = appLinkService.getPrimaryApplicationLink(JiraApplicationType) (1)
def applicationLinkRequestFactory = appLink.createAuthenticatedRequestFactory()

def event = event as ContentApproveEvent
def approvalComment = event.approval.comment
def body = new JsonBuilder([
    fields: [ (2)
              project    : [key: "PROJECT_KEY"],
              summary    : "Confluence Page Created",
              description: "A page has been created and approved by administrators with comment ${approvalComment}.",
              issuetype  : [name: "Story"]

def request = applicationLinkRequestFactory.createRequest(POST, "/rest/api/2/issue")
    .addHeader("Content-Type", "application/json")

request.execute(new ResponseHandler<Response>() { (3)
    void handle(Response response) throws ResponseException {
        if (response.statusCode != 201) {
            log.error("Creating Jira issue failed: ${response.responseBodyAsString}")
1 Retrieves the primary Jira application link
2 Specify values for the issue’s fields here. Further examples of this can be found here.
3 Executes the request
Jira and Confluence need to be properly linked for this to work. If you havent done so, you can find instructions here.

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