GitHub comments automatically into Jira tasks

Hello

Is it possible to take comments from github and automatically add them as comments the the JIRA task the comment / commit belongs to? Any experience of some plugins related to that etc.?

Best regards and have a nice day! :)

Kristín

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Hi Kristin,

I do not have any experience with Github but I have done something like this in SVN using a post-commit hook.

https://help.github.com/articles/post-receive-hooks

Basically in the post commit hook I can add a comment to a JIRA issue

https://developer.atlassian.com/display/JIRADEV/JIRA+REST+API+Example+-+Add+Comment

Have you had a look at the Github REST API?

http://developer.github.com/v3/

Cheers

Bhushan

Excellent, thank you Nagaraj, I'll start by taking a look at those links you sent me :)

It's possible to set it up in GitHub to get an email everytime a comment is made. I'm going to try to solve this by using Mail Handlers in JIRA, and hopefully that will work since it's very easy to set up :)

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