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Role based user list

Glenn N (11115) | asked Apr 13 '16, 3:15 p.m.
Is there a way to use the Role based User list in the Attribute customization for a specific status?E.g. display only all testers when status is changed from Resolved to In Test?That way we can prevent developers from assigning a defect when tester cannot start working on it based on the status.

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Donald Nong (14.5k514) | answered Apr 14 '16, 12:02 a.m.
The use case that you mentioned does not match your original question. Not displaying the testers (when in Resolved status) does not prevent a developer from assign the defect to "someone". You may consider locking the attribute (read-only) instead.

In terms of getting a user list based on roles, I don't think you can do it in Attribute Customization as the JavaScript functionality is quite limited there.

It should be doable with Java API.

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Geoffrey Clemm (30.1k33035) | answered Jun 05 '16, 5:40 p.m.
I would recommend creating a separate task for a tester, or for a lighter weight approach, an approval for the tester, rather than trying to hand the ownership of a single task from one role to another.

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