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:
We had a Bamboo incident the other day - lots of Bamboo agent went offline , and quite a few build plans have to wait in the queue for a long time. We checked the logs and saw something like "Agent could not access JMS invoker queue". JMS stands for Java Message Service which in … Continue reading Bamboo agent could not access jms invoker queue
I was working on a data classification project a few months ago, and one of systems that needs to be classified is Confluence. The data on Confluence can be Public, Internal, Protected and Highly Protected. I designed a solution to use Comala workflow which we have purchased already, so no more extra cost on software. … Continue reading Using Comala worflow to classify Confluence page
You may see this message "You cannot edit this directory because you are logged in through it, please log in as a locally authenticating user to edit it." when you try to edit the directory settings in Confluence or Jira. I just found out there is a trick to get around this, right click the … Continue reading User Directory Setting Trick in Confluence and Jira
Similar to the Confluence Project Key Query Page, I created another page for querying the Jira Project Key. As the script sends a cross domain request from Confluence to Jira, the CORS has to be configured in Jira to allow it. This is how it looks, and here is source code.