In order to create a Jira plugin, is it possible to do it with a jsp insted of a vm file?

Hey guys,

I'm trying to develop a jira plugin that will use a form to get some data. The thing is that I have always used jsp files to access the servlet data, but reading questions I saw that adding a jsp to a plugin is not possible (it doesn't work), I read that if you want to create a view as a jsp would do, you'll have to use a velocity template.

Is this true??

Thanks in advance.

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Thank you Bhushan!!...I'm going to take a look at it and see what I find there.

Hector,

Also refer to https://developer.atlassian.com/display/JIRADEV/JIRA+Webwork+Actions

The document states "However, jsp files cannot currently be bundled in the plugin jar file and have to be installed in a separate step when deploying such a plugin."

And you can also take a look at www.jiradev.com. Raise a request if you are looking for a particular tutorial.

Hey Hector,

Take a look at the samples available at https://bitbucket.org/mdoar/webwork-sample

Thank you

Bhushan

Thank you so much for this help you provided me...it was quite useful!!

Hi Hector,

Please vote up or mark it answered if it helped you :)

Thank you

Bhushan

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