I found out that the time zone settings (e.g for due date) in ServiceNow API call is a bit tricky when trying to automate the change request creation in ServicerNow. Here is the rule that I figured out: If the account that is used for making the API request has time zone settings, then the … Continue reading Time Zone in ServiceNow API Request
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
Another year, another AWS Summit. As always I attended AWS summit in Sydney this year. If I only can summarise it with one sentence, then it would be "It is AWS age 2.0 now". I started my AWS journey about 6 years ago, and these were all the products AWS offered at that time. I … Continue reading AWS Summit Sydney 2019
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.
Nginx is a great tool for load balance, reverse proxy and more if you know Lua scripts (check out OpenResty if you are interested). Besides HTTP, Nginx can do TCP and UDP proxy as well. Here is a sample config for https > http, ldaps > ldap proxy. https://gist.github.com/jc1518/35cb055bf779f1a70a5fc6e72637407a