Jira Cli :Need Help on Existing Field and Newly Created Field against a Issue Type


Please help me in below two problem.

Problem 1:

I have update the current format of Issue Type "Story" to make itfeasiable to my project.

I have ask my JIRA Admin Guy to Add some New field e.g Category (Because field Category is needed to me).

Now in import.properties i have given the name of this field also in .csv file too and successfully import is done but after import what i see that Category data not updated against the Issue type.

I am using below commond

Jira Cli version :2.6.0

jira.bat --server https://xxxxxx.net/jira--user xxxx.xxxxx--password "xxxxx" --action runFromCsv --file import.csv --propertyFile import.properties --common "--project ABC" --continue


Problem 2:

Jira Cli 2.6.0

Facing an issue that some time the existing field in any of the issue type ( e.g Bug,Story etc..) is not importing successfully.

Like in my case when i am importing the data of Labels for issue type "Story" labels data is not importing. I have already mention label field in import.properties file.

But using same commond when i am importing data for Issue Type "Bug " Label data is import successfully.

Don't know what mistake i am doing here.


Kailash Pathak

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Update to version 3.8.0 and try to reproduce the problem. If it is still not working, open an issue and provide your JIRA version and exact command(s) and output. Add -v to the action to give more information on what happening.

Hi Bob,

Thanks for Reply. I am using Jira 6.0. I also Try with dowanloading 3.8.0 same issue is coming.

But one common thing is that all the field are custom field on which i am facing this problem. I have to make these field as Non Custom field?


Kailash Pathak

Please follow the instructions from my comment.

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