Git Integration for Jira Self-Managed (Data Center/Server) Documentation

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The Git Integration for Jira app currently supports Jira 8.0 to 9.6!

Starting v4.0+ of the Git Integration for Jira app, support for Jira 7 is entirely dropped.

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Migrating to Jira 9

Administrators should deselect the "Reverse commit tab sort order" option in General settings when Jira 8 is migrated to Jira 9. If this is a new Jira 9 installation then nothing is required.

After upgrading from Jira 8 to Jira 9, administrators must re-create all indexes using the "Reset index" Action command for all repositories or integrations.

For detailed information, see Migrating from Jira 8 to Jira 9.

Quick Installation Video

No changes necessary to your Git server. This Jira app acts as a regular Git client.

Using Atlassian’s marketplace system, a Jira administrator can install the Git Integration for Jira app without ever leaving the web browser.

Right click here to open this video in a new browser tab for more viewing options.
Watch the complete installation of the Git Integration Plugin for Jira app from scratch (2 minutes).

Viewing Reindex Logs

Go to the Manage Git Repositories page, click the Actions  icon then View Log to view the indexing logs.

If there is an error encountered when connecting to a repository, a similar indexing error log will be displayed:

Atlassian Support End of Life

Important changes to Atlassian server and Data Center products
Atlassian is making changes to the server and Data Center products, including the end of sale for new server licenses on February 2, 2021 and the end of support for server on February 2, 2024. Learn what this means for you.

Starting v2.13.0+, we are dropping support for Java 7, Jira 6.3 and 6.4.

Starting v3.5.1+, support for Internet Explorer 11 browser is dropped.

The table below shows the Jira Version, when Atlassian will stop supporting that Jira version and the corresponding version of Internet Explorer.

Jira Version Jira End of Life Date Oldest IE Supported Git Integration for Jira supported?
7.13 November 28, 2020 Edge Yes*
8.0 February 11, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.1 April 4, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.2 May 21, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.3 July 22, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.4 Sep 09, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.5 October 21, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.6 December 17, 2021 Edge Yes*
8.7 February 3, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.8 March 19, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.9 May 20, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.10 June 23, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.11 July 15, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.12 August 26, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.13 October 8, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.14 November 23, 2022 Edge Yes*
8.15 February 2, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.16 March 23, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.17 May 18, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.18 July 1, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.19 August 26, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.20 October 19, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.21 December 9, 2023 Edge Yes*
8.22 February 16, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.0 June 21, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.1 July 21, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.2 August 25, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.3 September 29, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.4 November 15, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.5 December 6, 2024 Edge Yes*
9.6 January 24, 2025 Edge Yes*

* See information below about retiring IE11 support.

Retiring IE11 Support

With the release of the Edge browser since 2015, IE has not been receiving major updates. Atlassian has stated in their blog that they will withdraw support for IE11 on all Jira products.

In view of this, BigBrassBand LLC will also follow this decision effectively:

  • For all Atlassian Cloud products, support will end on 31 March 2020.

  • For Atlassian server and data center products, the last version to support IE11 will be released between September 2019 and March 2020.

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