KB : Script to retrieve the list of all estimation fields used by Planning Poker


This page describes the way how to extract the list of all fields used by Planning Poker in Server/DC Jira instance hosted with PostgreSQL database.

Use Case

The script has been prepared as per the customer request who wants to clean up server instances from unused custom fields. In order to proceed with clean up, the customer wants to prepare a report of all games with estimation fields in order to avoid reconfiguration of planning poker games and not modify the fields that are used in the game itself. More details have been provided in https://appfire.atlassian.net/browse/SUPPORT-23046.


Connect to the database using psql command line tool and connect to the Jira schema:

Execute the following script:

select "NAME" as game_name, "STORY_POINTS_FIELD_FULL"::json ->> 'id' as custom_field_ID, "STORY_POINTS_FIELD_FULL"::json ->> 'name' as custom_field_name from "AO_8496F9_POKER_GAME";

The output should present the list of all games with the field ID and Name, as the following: