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Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition

By : Ravi Sagar
Book Image

Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition

By: Ravi Sagar

Overview of this book

Atlassian JIRA 7 is an enterprise issue tracker system. One of its key strengths is its ability to adapt to the needs of an organization, ranging from building software products to managing your support issues. This book provides a comprehensive explanation covering all three components of JIRA 7, such as JIRA Software, JIRA Core, and Jira Service Desk. It shows you how to master the key functionalities of JIRA and its customizations and useful add-ons, and is packed with real-world examples and use cases. You will first learn how to plan for a JIRA 7 installation and fetch data. We cover JIRA reports in detail, which will help you analyze your data effectively. You can add additional features to your JIRA application by choosing one of the already built-in add-ons or building a new one to suit your needs. Then you'll find out about implementing Agile methodologies in JIRA by creating Scrum and Kanban boards. We'll teach you how to integrate your JIRA Application with other tools such as Confluence, SVN, Git, and more, which will help you extend your application. Finally, we'll explore best practices and troubleshooting techniques to help you find out what went wrong and understand how to fix it.
Table of Contents (25 chapters)
Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewer

Some useful SQL queries

We will list a few useful SQL queries that can help JIRA administrators quickly find the information they are looking for. It's important to mention that new versions of JIRA are released quite regularly, with new features and bug fixes. The database schema may change slightly in new versions. Therefore, verify your SQL queries on the new version of JIRA before using them.

List of shared filters

The following SQL query will list the filters created in the JIRA instance that are shared with others:

SELECT sr.filtername, sr.authorname
FROM searchrequest sr
LEFT JOIN sharepermissions sp ON sp.entityid = sr.ID
WHERE sp.entitytype = "SearchRequest" AND sp.sharetype != "global";

Fetching users of a specific group

It's quite easy to find users of a specific group from the JIRA interface, but you should know how to fetch this information using SQL. The following query will list the users of the jira-software-users group. You can change it to any group in your instance: