Automation for Jira Rule fails due to an exception in class "XporterActionIntegration"
Platform Notice: Server and Data Center Only - This article only applies to Atlassian products on the server and data center platforms.
The Automation for Jira rule fails to complete due to the following error message:
Unexpected error executing rule: java.lang.ClassCastException: com.xpandit.jiraxporter.integration.automationforjira.XporterActionIntegration cannot be cast to com.codebarrel.automation.api.thirdparty.AutomationRuleComponent
This issue occurs due to a bug in the 3rd-party plugin Xporter - Export issues from Jira as documented in XPORTER-3358 - Xporter is not compatible with Automation for Jira Lite.
While a final solution is not yet delivered in XPORTER-3358 - Xporter is not compatible with Automation for Jira Lite, follow the workaround provided: