How to clone JIRA production server to Development server

Hi Support,

We are in the process of clone JIRA production server to Development server.

Please let me know the procedure involved in this what are all the precautions that need to be taken?

Venu

3 answers

Hi Venugopal,

1. Make sure your development server is the same version of JIRA as your production system.

2. Make sure they both use different instances of the same type of database.

3. Take a backup of your production system and import the backup to your development system.

That's about it

I wrote a script to do this. Requires like bhushan said exactly same jira version. Our back system is on a vm where chronilogical productive rsyncs are beeing rsyched at. The script will shut down running backup jira then insert the sql from production after licenses were changed from commercial to developer. Then sync data directory and start jira. Thats all.

Venugopal,

The instructions at this link describe important concerns for your mail configuration.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Monday in Jira Software

How large do you think Jira Software can grow?

Hi Atlassian Community! My name is Shana, and I’m on the Jira Software team. One of the many reasons this Community exists is to connect you to others on similar product journeys or with comparabl...

711 views 6 13
Read article

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