Reply to post: Re: it all sucks balls

Atlassian: Look at our ginormous Jira revenues!

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Re: it all sucks balls

It doesn't fit for devs either, but as a developer, save yourself.

Learn to use the rest api, and wrap it into a small script so you can open / close/ list and manage tasks / tickets without leaving the comfort of your vim.

This chap makes available which wraps the rest api into a CLI jar

java -jar ${LATEST_VERSION_PATH}/lib/${LATEST_VERSION}.jar \

--server "$server" \

--user "$user" \

--password "$password" \


for example java -jar xx.jar --server --user johndoe --password "s3KURe!" --action getServerInfo.

I literally have never logged into the jira web interface since.

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