I just imported a project in JIRA v6.3.11. The attachment folder did not moved from Import/Attachments folder to the Data/Attachments folder.
I moved the folder manually to data/attachments but the attachments still doesn't show up in the issue view screens. What can we do now? A project reindex helps? Or a JIRA restart?
>I moved the folder manually to data/attachments but the attachments still doesn't show up in the issue view screens.
JIRA has no idea what you've done there because you did not do it via JIRA's UI. If you're importing stuff, you need to do it via the import functions, it it's not going to work. Forget about "it didn't move from A to B", what you need to get working is the actual JIRA import.
For attachments, I'd script something that can read where the attachments should be and upload them. Possibly over the REST interface, or maybe in a script-runner console script.
Another more risky option would be to copy the files into the right places and then write a script-runner script that updates the attachments data, but that is likely to be a bit of a pain, and possibly no faster if you just copy the files.
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