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How do I Derive Calculated values using Custom Attributes


Sivarajah Rajeswaran (15312) | asked May 18 '16, 2:02 a.m.
edited May 24 '16, 11:33 p.m. by David Lafreniere (4.8k7)
I referred to this article to findout how to use calculated values in WIs

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rational/library/rational-team-concert-calculated-fields-work-item/

In Listing 8 , it tell me what the names are for in-built attributes but I need a similar listing for custom attributes, where can I get this from

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Ralph Schoon (63.2k33646) | answered May 18 '16, 2:12 a.m.
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edited May 18 '16, 2:14 a.m.
When specifying a custom attribute, you have to provide an ID e.g. my.custom.string. You basically pass the id as string in getValue()/getLabel() calls. E.g.

var val = workItem.getValue("my.custom.string")


You should look up the ID's in the Web UI (project area admin).

See
Lab 4/5 for more details. 
Also read https://jazz.net/wiki/bin/view/Main/AttributeCustomization

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