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Issue Git Source Code Panel


The View developer tools permission is required to view the Git Source Code Panel (Git integration panel). Jira users must also have the Browse Project permissions to a project associated with a repository to view.




The Issue Git Source Code Panel displays:

  • Git Commits: # of commits and link to Git Commits Issue Tab, link to Git Roll Up Issue Tab

  • Branches: Create branch function, list of branches associated to Jira issue (Jira issue key must be in branch title)

  • Pull/Merge Requests: Create pull/merge request function, list of pull/merge requests associated to Jira issue (Jira issue key must be in PR/MR title), status of pull/merge request

  • Tags: git tags associated to Jira issue (via associated commit). Tags are sometimes referred to as Releases in some products.


Git Source Code Panel (old issue view)


Git Source Code Panel (New issue view & next-gen projects)

The Git Commits Issue tab lists the git commits associated to the Jira issue grouped by repository and sorted by commit time. 


How can a Jira administrator enable or disable the Issue Git Source Code Panel?

  1. Install the Git Integration for Jira or the Dev Info for Jira app

  2. Navigate to the General settings page of the application.

  3. Enable or disable the setting: Show Git Source Code Panel.

  4. Click Update button.


For detailed information about this feature, see Documentation: Jira Git integration development panel.

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