Practical JIRA Plugins

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Practical JIRA Plugins

These are the example plugins used in the O'Reilly book "Practical JIRA Plugins". NOTE: You'll need a Mercurial client to check out the source code from the Source tab at
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This add-on is free for download instances.

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by Jamie Echlin on 09 Dec 2011
Helpful book, even if you don't buy the book the accompanying source code is well worth perusing.
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Release notes

version 1.0JIRA 4.0 - 4.4.5

This plugin consists of downloadable source code for the sample JIRA plugins described in "Practical JIRA Plugins" (O'Reilly. 2011). The source code is in


  1. Log into your JIRA instance as an admin.
  2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Add-ons. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
  3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
  4. Locate Practical JIRA Plugins via search. Results include add-on versions compatible with your JIRA instance.
  5. Click Install to download and install your add-on. If your add-on cannot be installed directly into your application, you may be prompted to download.
  6. You're all set! Click Close in the Installed and ready to go dialog.

To find older Practical JIRA Plugins versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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