I have a new JIRA atlassian.net account with JIRA and Confluence. It's a day old. I want to import my Server data to this account. The server version is the latest. It has been upgraded a few times, starting at version 4.something. It uses SQL Server. I backed up the data on the server. I opened the zip, and sent the entities through the atlassian-xml-cleaner-0.1.jar. I repackaged the entities and the activeobjects in a zip. I did this on a Windows 10 laptop.
When I try to import the repackaged file from https://wpc-edi.atlassian.net/secure/admin/StudioImportSelect!start.jspa, I get:
There was an error importing file jira.cloud.zip: "There was an error parsing the entities.xml file:
Content is not allowed in prolog.". Please try again or choose a different file.
Is there good advice about how I can stop trying to put content in my prolog?
Ah, I see. I used PowerShell as the shell where I executed the cleaner. PSH likes to write UTF-16 files, no matter what. The easiest resolution is to use a CMD shell, instead. There is probably some instruction to explain to PSH that it should use the format of the original file. I am sure I will stumble on it, one day.
I have multiple projects that use variations of the same base workflow. The variations depend on the requirements of the project or issue type. The variations mostly come in the form of new statuses ...
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