In JQL, you can find issues that have values in a custom field or not by using: "<customfield_name>" IS EMPTY "<customfield_name>" IS NOT EMPTY But what if the issues has no such custom field? For example, we recently added a new custom field that is called 'division' to help us to understand where the work … Continue reading How to find Jira issues have no certain custom field
Early this year I was thinking to get the ACP - 100 Jira Administrator certificate. Now it is close to the end of this financial year, and I still have not done it yet. May be it is the time for another 2 weeks challenge like the one I did last year. Update: 22/May/2019: Exam … Continue reading 2 Weeks Challenge of ‘Atlassian Certified Professional Jira Administrator’
We noticed that Jira startup time increased from 3+ mins to 20+ mins after a recent upgrade (7.10 to 7.12). After analysed a few restart relevant events in the logs, I found that there are some messages related to DB row migrations which were not there before the upgrade. Here is a example: 5/3/19 9:43:14.816 … Continue reading Jira takes long time to restart after upgrade
If you are seeing the above error in the Activity section of a Jira issue. Your Jira may have hit a Jira bug. Check this out - https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JSDSERVER-5966 To confirm it, you can try: (1) Check the issue via API - https://<jira-server>/rest/api/2/issue/<issue-key>. (2) Search comment in the result, to see what you got there. In … Continue reading Error rendering ‘com.atlassian.jira.jira-view-issue-plugin:activitymodule’. Please contact your Jira administrators.
I recently worked on a Jira Service Desk automation project. One of the requirements is to allow user to choose either Jira project or Confluence space from a dropdown list. This is how the custom field of 'Jira Project Picker' looks like. BTW, I have confirmed that Jira (7.12.3 ) system field project field could … Continue reading Automatically Update Jira Custom Field Content
Since version 7.12, Jira allows owner to share edit rights for filters and dashboard. (Release notes) But it did not work for us after we upgraded Jira from 7.6.6 to 7.12.3. It turns out that the dark feature (com.atlassian.jira.sharedEntityEditRights.enabled) has to be enabled explicitly. How to: Go to https://<your-jira-dns>://secure/SiteDarkFeatures!default.jspaAdd com.atlassian.jira.sharedEntityEditRights.enabled into the dark feature list.
It is a known bug that UPM update causes JIRA Software and required bundled plugins to temporarily disable. We did not know know it until we experienced once in the production. A bad experience, but a good lesson to learn 😉 Interested to see how Jira looks like when it happens? Here you go: