How to add versions to projects from build process? (not Bamboo)

I found this great link, , that shows a good example of how we want to use the versioning in Jira but what I could not find anywhere was how to add versions to projects from outside Jira.

Could someone point me in the right direction.


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While the Jira Command Line tool would work it isn't free and I cannot justify purchasing something to do such a simple task as this.

So finally I found this:

Which helps if you're in Windows environment, which we are, as it uses Powershell.



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JIRA Command Line Interface has the addVersion action or you can use the remote apis directly.


thanks for the info and while I do appreciate your efforts I am very disappointed that Jira does not at the very least document a method for inserting versions even in their Rest API docs. Such a simple highly used task should not cost me more money to accomplish and they should have it documented it can't be that complicated of a task. Very sad.

I will look further at your suggestion but I could not find pricing anywhere for it, what is the cost or can you direct me to the correct link? I tried via the link you gave as well as the marketplace links but I could not find the pricing anywhere.



Disregard. Finally found the pricing. Suggest you make it a bit easier to get like having the Pricing link actually go to the price list. I didn't find it until I dug down and clicked on the Project Summary link.



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