How to update pass/fail result of issue with type 'Test' in jira with jira command line interface ?

I have installed Zephyr plugin for jira and created testcases using it. Now i want to update issue with execution status pass/fail using JIRA CLI library. e.g --action updateIssue --executionstatus pass. Similar to this. Custom id for field execution status will also helpful. Thanks.

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Hi Raj,

Below is all the information for ZAPI. ZAPI is our Zephyr for JIRA API's which allow you to bring automation into Zephyr for JIRA:

A video to help get you started:


ZAPI download:

Our ZAPI REST API library:

Kind Regards,


Thanks Emily..That is what i am looking for.
Just one question is there. I am getting error while performing - http://My_Jira_Ip/rest/zapi/latest/execution/{id}/quickExecute.I am not getting the term '{id}'.
It says 'Invalid executionId'. I am not able to find execution id. Other APIs are working fine.

Hi Raj,

The {id} in the quick execution API is the {id} of a test scheduled in a cycle. This API operation is the same as manually changing the status of the test schedule in a cycle from the drop-down - instead of clicking the 'E' button and filling out the information there.

You can find a Python example of this API in action on our community forum here:



Thank you Daniel.
I found one useful thing from your link,that i was not creating any execution before executing test so it was getting null value. But now its working fine.


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