It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How to grant READ ONLY access to a some JIRA administrators ?

We might have to share the administration configuration  , so some user should be able to see the administration screens without having the possibility to change anything.

Could you please answer if we can create a new group that will provide the read-only access on administration?

 

Thanks

Naveen

1 answer

Not possible, as far as I know.

Perhaps you could get your webserver to block POSTs (but not GETs) on admin page URLs that should be read-only. Something like this (with Apache mod_rewrite; untested):

RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^/secure/admin/IndexAdmin.jspa RewriteCond %{REQUEST_METHOD} POST
RewriteCond %{X-AUSERNAME} jimmy
RewriteRule ^ /banned_operation.html?user=%{X-AUSERNAME} [R=302,QSA]

Jeff is right, it's impossible without rewriting the core of JIRA's admin access scheme.

Your users can see a lot of the config from the project headers though.

Jeff & Nic Thanks for your promt answer.

Is this possible in Confluence and Bit Bucket  to give the read only access permission to Administrators ?

Thanks

Naveen

Hi Team, do we still can not create jira-admin read-only group so that some user should be able to see the administration screens without having the possibility to change anything?

Please confirm if this feature available in any latest version of jira ? 

Thanks 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you