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Availability

This routine is available starting with SIL Engine™ 4.5.6.

Syntax

removeGroupFromGroups(groupsToRemoveFrom, childName)

Description

Add the provided groups to the specified groups if they are not already added.

Parameters

Parameter name

Type

Required

Description

Groups to remove fromArray of stringsYesGroup names that the child group should be removed from.
Child nameStringYesChild group to be removed from the parent groups.


Return type

boolean

Returns "true" if operation succeeded.

Example 1

removeGroupsFromGroups("ParentGroup", "ChildGroup");

Result: The "ChildGroup will be removed from the "ParentGroup".

Example 2

removeGroupsFromGroups({"Group1","Group2"}, "ChildGroup");

Result: The "ChildGroup will be removed from the "Group1" and "Group2".

Notes

In order to allow Jira to handle nested groups you would need first to enable or disable support for nested groups on each directory individually. Select User Directories from the JIRA administration menu, edit the directory and select Enable Nested Groups. See Configuring user directories.

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