Disabling anonymous read access in fisheye breaks Changesets & Activity integration in Jira

Strangely everything else continues to work fine - it seems I can still see commits in the projects source tab, the links all show up... I've enabled 2 legged authentication, basic access and Trusted Applications for the application link on both sides.

But the moment Anonymous Read Access to the repository (or global anonymous access) gets disabled, the activity stream goes empty and the changesets gadget tells me
"There are problems with the current configuration for this gadget. The errors below may have been caused by the deletion of entities required by the gadget or by changes to your permissions.

  • Problem communicating with FishEye"

I am using my admin user, which is set up and synced from JIRA's internal system to Fisheye (though, avatars do not sync. I am assuming that is intended. Especially since clicking the re-sync button caused no errors or visible warnings).

I definitely don't want to give everyone access to the code, but I rather like these integration features and every other part of the application link seems functional... Any ideas or advise?

I am running them on domain:8080 and domain:8060 if that is of any importance. They run on the same machine.

1 answer

1 accepted

This is a bug in JIRA/Fisheye apparently, simply doing it all the exact same way again, but using a new application link (instead of the one created when it was first installed) fixes it. A bit sloppy I have to say that things like that happen..

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Sarah Schuster
Posted Jan 29, 2018 in Jira

What are common themes you've seen across successful & failed Jira Software implementations?

Hey everyone! My name is Sarah Schuster, and I'm a Customer Success Manager in Atlassian specializing in Jira Software Cloud. Over the next few weeks I will be posting discussion topics (8 total) to ...

3,305 views 14 20
Join discussion

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
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot