Jira Rest login

Hi All,

I thought I was trying to do something simple, but I've been working on this for 2 days so far, with no luck.

I have my own site with a login page. I want my client to be able to log into my site and it automatically logs them into jira service desk customer portal. I have been able to get the rest/auth/1/session end point working to return me a 200 status and a jsession id etc, but when I then go to the portal, I still get the login box.

I've tried both php and java and it wont work. What is interesting though, is that if I call the rest endpoint using RESTClient, the user is logged in and everything works as expected.

I'm sure it's something simple, just can't see what it is.

Any ideas?

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Pedro Cora Atlassian Team Jun 17, 2014

Hi Anita,

Check this documentation that might help you to achieve that: https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRAKB/How+To+Change+JIRA+Login+and+Logout+URL

You need to make some changes in JIRA in order to be able to login remotely like that.

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