is there a checklist to verify that JIRA is fully functional after an upgrade?

Hello,

We are planning an upgrade of our JIRA server and we need a check-list of test cases to execute in order to verify that the upgrade is successful. Is there one you have or can propose?

Thanks.

 

G.

 

1 answer

Not that i am aware of but i tend to check this:

Before upgrade

  • Does all plugins exist in my destination version?
  • Read all release notes from current to destination version, make sure no functionality you rely on is changed. Same for critical plugins

After upgrade

  • Can i still login? (we use AD)
  • Does ldap still sync?
  • Does application links/activity streams still work?
  • Go through the list of all plugins. Are they all updated the latest version?
  • Check all plugins you deem as critical, simple functional tests for very important stuff
  • Does attachments/profile pictures still work?
  • Is still all tomcat settings correct? Verify all http/https ports you expect to be open. Check that the keystores are not replace by listing all certificates.

 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Thursday in Jira

5 ways you can make the most of Jira Software and Bitbucket Cloud

As part of the Bitbucket product team I'm always interested in better understanding what kind of impact the use of our tools have on the way you work. In a recent study we conducted of software devel...

106 views 0 5
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you