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Get an Issue

GET /issue/{issue}

Get issue by id

GET /rest/issue/{issue}?{wikifyDescription}

Request parameters:

Name Type Description
issue issueById ID of an issue to get.
wikifyDescription boolean Optional. If '
', then issue description in the response should be formatted ("wikified"). For example, the request URL with this parameter should look as follows: "
". By default, this parameter is '
' and skipped in the URL.

Response parameters:

Name Description
id Issue id in database
jiraId If issue was imported from JIRA, represents id, that it have in JIRA
projectShortName Short name of the issue's project
numberInProject Number of issue in project
summary Summary of the issue
description Description of the issue
created Time when issue was created (the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT represented by this date).
updated Time when issue was last updated (the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT represented by this date).
updaterName Login of the user, that was the last, who updated the issue
resolved If the issue is resolved, shows time, when resolved state was last set to the issue (the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT represented by this date).
reporterName Login of user, who created the issue
voterName Login of user, that voted for issue
commentsCount Number of comments in issue
votes Number of votes for issue
permittedGroup User group, that has permission to read this issue; if group is not set, it means that any user has access to this issue
comment Represents issue comment (see Get Comments of an Issue)
tag Tags, accessible to logged in user
field Represent any field of the issue including custom fields (depending on name attribute). Number and type of fields depends on project settings.


Sample 1


GET http://localhost:8081/rest/issue/HBR-63 Cookie: $Version=0; JSESSIONID=mk665rg7fe03cd1ma539knqg; $Path=/;; $Path=/


HTTP/1.1 200 OK Content-Type: application/xml;charset=UTF-8 Content-Length: 1994 Server: Jetty(7.2.0.v20101020) <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?> <issue id="HBR-63"> <field name="attachments"> <value url="/_persistent/uploadFile.html?file=45-46&amp;v=0&amp;c=true">uploadFile.html</value> </field> <comment id="42-306" author="root" issueId="HBR-63" deleted="false" text="comment 1!" shownForIssueAuthor="false" created="1267030230127"> <replies/> </comment> <comment id="42-307" author="root" issueId="HBR-63" deleted="false" text="comment 2?" shownForIssueAuthor="false" created="1267030238721" updated="1267030230127"> <replies/> </comment> <field name="Priority"> <value>Normal</value> </field> <field name="Type"> <value>Bug</value> </field> <field name="State"> <value>Won't fix</value> </field> <field name="Assignee"> <value>beto</value> </field> <field name="Subsystem"> <value>Configuration</value> </field> <field name="Fix versions"> <value>2.0</value> <value>2.0.5</value> <value>2.0.7</value> </field> <field name="cf"> <value>0</value> <value>!</value> </field> <field name="scf"> <value>1265835603000</value> </field> <field name="links"> <value type="Depend" role="depends on">HBR-62</value> <value type="Duplicate" role="duplicates">HBR-57</value> <value type="Duplicate" role="is duplicated by">HBR-54</value> <value type="Relates" role="relates to">HBR-49</value> <value type="Relates" role="is related to">HBR-51</value> <value type="Depend" role="is required for">HBR-49</value> </field> <field name="projectShortName"> <value>HBR</value> </field> <field name="numberInProject"> <value>63</value> </field> <field name="summary"> <value>summary</value> </field> <field name="description"> <value>description</value> </field> <field name="created"> <value>1262171005630</value> </field> <field name="updated"> <value>1267630833573</value> </field> <field name="updaterName"> <value>root</value> </field> <field name="resolved"> <value>1267030108251</value> </field> <field name="reporterName"> <value>root</value> </field> <field name="commentsCount"> <value>2</value> </field> <field name="votes"> <value>0</value> </field> </issue>

Sample 2


GET http://localhost:8081/rest/issue/HBR-650 Cookie: $Version=0; JSESSIONID=mk665rg7fe03cd1ma539knqg; $Path=/;; $Path=/


HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found Content-Type: application/xml;charset=UTF-8 Content-Length: 86 Server: Jetty(7.2.0.v20101020) <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?><error>Issue not found.</error>
Last modified: 18 April 2017