JIRA integration

XRebel Hub features a JIRA integration, that allows you to quickly create relevant JIRA issues in your JIRA project for problems detected by XRebel Hub.


Setting up XRebel Hub JIRA integration

This section details the steps necessary to set up an XRebel Hub JIRA integration.


XRebel Hub JIRA user creation

To start, you need to create a separate XRebel Hub JIRA user with relevant privileges in the desired project.

  1. Access your Atlassian/JIRA user management with an administrator account.
  2. Open the User browser.
  3. Press Create User.
  4. Give this user a recognizable XRebel Hub name. For the purposes of this guide, let’s name it xrebel-hub.
  5. Complete the user creation.

For more details, please refer to Atlassian’s reference documentation


XRebel Hub JIRA user privileges

The user you created needs read and write privileges for the projects into which you wish it to create new issues.

  1. Access your Atlassian/JIRA user management with an administrator account.
  2. Open the User browser.
  3. Locate the user you created previously, for example xrebel-hub.
  4. Open the Project Roles view.
  5. Add the user to the relevant groups.

XRebel Hub project settings

To add JIRA integration to existing XRebel Hub projects, follow these steps.

  1. Open project Settings.
  2. Locate the section titled Setup JIRA connection.
  3. Specify your JIRA URL and log in using xrebel-hub.
  4. Select the project you wish xrebel-hub to create issues in.
  5. Select the default issue type for issues created by xrebel-hub.
  6. Press Finish when done.

Tip

The JIRA integration option is automatically displayed when creating new projects. Select Connect this project to JIRA and log in by specifying the JIRA URL and user credentials.


Creating JIRA issues from XRebel Hub

Press Create JIRA issue in any endpoint view to automatically create a JIRA issue in the configured project. The issue status will be displayed in the relevant entry point until resolved.