ChangeCollisionHelper - Global

Helper functions found in the Change Management Collision Detector Plugin.

Use these methods in server side scripts, or when using AJAX calls on the client. You must have the Change Management Collision Detector Plugin installed to use these methods.

ChangeCollisionHelper - addCiToChangeAffectedCis(String ci, String changeId)

Add the CI to the change's affected CI list.

Table 1. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String The sys_id of the configuration item
changeId String The change record's sys_id
Table 2. Returns
Type Description
void


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getAffectedCisByChangeId(String changeId)

Gets the Affected CI sys_ids for the given change.

Table 3. Parameters
Name Type Description
changeId String A change record's sys_id
Table 4. Returns
Type Description
Array An array of sys_ids of affected CIs.


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getBlackoutsByDate(GlideDateTime startDate, GlideDateTime endDate)

Gets any blackout that overlap the period defined by startDate and endDate.

Table 5. Parameters
Name Type Description
startDate GlideDateTime The beginning date
endDate GlideDateTime The ending date
Table 6. Returns
Type Description
Array An array of blackouts (blackoutId:stringSpan).


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getChangesWithAffectedCi(String ci, GlideDateTime startDate, GlideDateTime endDate)

Get changes scheduled in the timespan (defined by startDate and endDate) that have the given CI in their Affected CIs list.

Table 7. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String The configuration item's sys_id
startDate GlideDateTime The beginning date
endDate GlideDateTime The ending date of the time span
Table 8. Returns
Type Description
Array An array of change record's sys_ids


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getChangesWithCi(String ci, GlideDateTime startDate, GlideDateTime endDate)

Get the changes that are in the timespan (startDate, endDate) and that are linked to the given CI.

Table 9. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String The configuration item's sys_id
startDate GlideDateTime The beginning date
endDate GlideDateTime The ending date of the time span
Table 10. Returns
Type Description
Array An array of sys_ids for change records


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getCiMaintenanceSchedule(String ci)

Gets the Maintenance Schedule for a CI.

Table 11. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String The configuration item's sys_id
Table 12. Returns
Type Description
void


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getDependants(String ci)

Get all the CIs that depend on the given CI.

Table 13. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String A configuration item's sys_id
Table 14. Returns
Type Description
Array An array of CIs


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - getDependencies(String ci)

Get all the CIs that the given CI depends on.

Table 15. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String The configuration item's sys_id
Table 16. Returns
Type Description
Array An array of CIs


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - isCiInAffectedCis(String ci, String changeId)

Check if an CI is already in the change's affected CIs list.

Table 17. Parameters
Name Type Description
ci String The sys_id of the configuration item
changeId String The change record's sys_id
Table 18. Returns
Type Description
Boolean True if the CI already is in the change's affected CI list.


    

ChangeCollisionHelper - isDateInCiMaintenanceWindows( GlideDateTime startDate, GlideDateTime endDate, String maintenanceWindow)

Checks if the time span defined by startDate and endDate falls in the CI's maintenance window.

Table 19. Parameters
Name Type Description
startDate GlideDateTime The beginning date
endDate GlideDateTime The ending date
maintenanceWindow String The configuration item's sys_id
Table 20. Returns
Type Description
Boolean True if the time span is in the CI's maintenance window