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:
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.
Continue with Jira and Confluence Performance Monitoring Part One, in this article I will explain a bit deeper how the Bot works which is most interesting part I think. First of all, you need to have a Bot that is hooked to your Slack. I wrote my own Bot based on Hubot (Nodejs Express Framework). When … Continue reading Jira and Confluence Performance Monitoring Part Two
I have been recently working on improving our performance monitoring against Jira and Confluence. And here I want to share a few things that I learned, and hope they are useful to you as well. In high level, we have done: Setup both black box monitoring (CPU, memory, IO, Error log ...) and white box … Continue reading Jira and Confluence Performance Monitoring Part One