Jira Web panel tutorial in version 7.x Edited

Is there any tutorial about web panel in jira?

All the documents I found have been out of dates.I've tried for few days,but the code doesn't work.

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Alexey Matveev Community Champion Nov 27, 2017

Hello,

Could you provide any reference to a tutorial that does not work?

Alexey Matveev Community Champion Nov 28, 2017

Hello,

Kindly take the tutorial code from here

https://bitbucket.org/atlassian_tutorial/jira-add-content-to-view-issue-screen/downloads/

Then change pom.xml to

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<project xmlns="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4.0.0" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:schemaLocation="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4.0.0 http://maven.apache.org/maven-v4_0_0.xsd">
<modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion>
<groupId>com.example.plugins.tutorial</groupId>
<artifactId>tutorial-jira-add-content-to-view-issue-screen</artifactId>
<packaging>atlassian-plugin</packaging>
<name>Due Date Indicator on the 'View Issue' Page</name>
<version>1.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
<description>This is plugin demonstrates how to add custom content (a web panel) to JIRA's 'View Issue' page and display content based on the value of a the issue's Due Date system field.</description>
<organization>
<name>Example Company</name>
</organization>
<dependencies>
<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.jira</groupId>
<artifactId>jira-api</artifactId>
<version>${jira.version}</version>
<scope>provided</scope>
</dependency>
<!-- Add dependency on jira-core if you want access to JIRA implementation classes as well as the sanctioned API. -->
<!-- This is not normally recommended, but may be required eg when migrating a plugin originally developed against JIRA 4.x -->

<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.jira</groupId>
<artifactId>jira-core</artifactId>
<version>${jira.version}</version>
<scope>provided</scope>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>junit</groupId>
<artifactId>junit</artifactId>
<version>4.10</version>
<scope>test</scope>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.plugin</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-spring-scanner-annotation</artifactId>
<version>${atlassian.spring.scanner.version}</version>
<scope>provided</scope>
</dependency>
<!-- <dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.plugin</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-spring-scanner-runtime</artifactId>
<version>${atlassian.spring.scanner.version}</version>
<scope>runtime</scope>
</dependency> -->
<dependency>
<groupId>javax.inject</groupId>
<artifactId>javax.inject</artifactId>
<version>1</version>
<scope>provided</scope>
</dependency>
<!-- WIRED TEST RUNNER DEPENDENCIES -->
<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.plugins</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-plugins-osgi-testrunner</artifactId>
<version>${plugin.testrunner.version}</version>
<scope>test</scope>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>javax.ws.rs</groupId>
<artifactId>jsr311-api</artifactId>
<version>1.1.1</version>
<scope>provided</scope>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>com.google.code.gson</groupId>
<artifactId>gson</artifactId>
<version>2.2.2-atlassian-1</version>
</dependency>
<!-- Uncomment to use TestKit in your project. Details at https://bitbucket.org/atlassian/jira-testkit -->
<!-- You can read more about TestKit at https://developer.atlassian.com/display/JIRADEV/Plugin+Tutorial+-+Smarter+integration+testing+with+TestKit -->
<!--
<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.jira.tests</groupId>
<artifactId>jira-testkit-client</artifactId>
<version>${testkit.version}</version>
<scope>test</scope>
</dependency>
-->
<dependency>
<groupId>org.slf4j</groupId>
<artifactId>slf4j-api</artifactId>
<version>1.6.6</version>
<scope>provided</scope>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>org.mockito</groupId>
<artifactId>mockito-all</artifactId>
<version>1.8.5</version>
<scope>test</scope>
</dependency>
</dependencies>
<build>
<plugins>
<plugin>
<groupId>com.atlassian.maven.plugins</groupId>
<artifactId>maven-jira-plugin</artifactId>
<version>${amps.version}</version>
<extensions>true</extensions>
<configuration>
<noWebapp>true</noWebapp>
<productVersion>${jira.version}</productVersion>
<productDataVersion>${jira.version}</productDataVersion>
<allowGoogleTracking>false</allowGoogleTracking>
<!-- Uncomment to install TestKit backdoor in JIRA. -->
<!--
<pluginArtifacts>
<pluginArtifact>
<groupId>com.atlassian.jira.tests</groupId>
<artifactId>jira-testkit-plugin</artifactId>
<version>${testkit.version}</version>
</pluginArtifact>
</pluginArtifacts>
-->
<enableQuickReload>true</enableQuickReload>
<enableFastdev>false</enableFastdev>
<!-- See here for an explanation of default instructions: -->
<!-- https://developer.atlassian.com/docs/advanced-topics/configuration-of-instructions-in-atlassian-plugins -->
<instructions>
<Atlassian-Plugin-Key>${atlassian.plugin.key}</Atlassian-Plugin-Key>
<!-- Add package to export here -->
<Export-Package>com.psi.intern.jira.customfield.api.*</Export-Package>
<!-- Add package import here -->
<Import-Package>org.springframework.osgi.*;resolution:="optional", org.eclipse.gemini.blueprint.*;resolution:="optional", *</Import-Package>
<!-- Ensure plugin is spring powered -->
<Spring-Context>*</Spring-Context>
</instructions>
</configuration>
</plugin>
<plugin>
<groupId>com.atlassian.plugin</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-spring-scanner-maven-plugin</artifactId>
<version>${atlassian.spring.scanner.version}</version>
<executions>
<execution>
<goals>
<goal>atlassian-spring-scanner</goal>
</goals>
<phase>process-classes</phase>
</execution>
</executions>
<configuration>
<scannedDependencies>
<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.plugin</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-spring-scanner-external-jar</artifactId>
</dependency>
</scannedDependencies>
<verbose>false</verbose>
</configuration>
</plugin>
</plugins>
</build>
<properties>
<maven.compiler.source>1.8</maven.compiler.source>
<maven.compiler.target>1.8</maven.compiler.target>

<jira.version>7.2.1</jira.version>
<amps.version>6.2.6</amps.version>
<plugin.testrunner.version>1.2.3</plugin.testrunner.version>
<atlassian.spring.scanner.version>1.2.13</atlassian.spring.scanner.version>
<!-- This key is used to keep the consistency between the key in atlassian-plugin.xml and the key to generate bundle. -->
<atlassian.plugin.key>${project.groupId}.${project.artifactId}</atlassian.plugin.key>
<!-- TestKit version 6.x for JIRA 6.x -->
<testkit.version>6.3.11</testkit.version>
<rest.version>3.2.14</rest.version>
</properties>

</project>

and DueDateIndicator.java to 

package com.example.plugins.tutorial;

import com.atlassian.crowd.embedded.api.User;
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.Issue;
import com.atlassian.jira.plugin.webfragment.contextproviders.AbstractJiraContextProvider;
import com.atlassian.jira.plugin.webfragment.model.JiraHelper;
import com.atlassian.jira.user.ApplicationUser;

import java.sql.Timestamp;
import java.util.HashMap;
import java.util.Map;

public class DueDateIndicator extends AbstractJiraContextProvider
{
private static final int MILLIS_IN_DAY = 24 * 60 * 60 * 1000;



@Override
public Map getContextMap(ApplicationUser applicationUser, JiraHelper jiraHelper) {
Map contextMap = new HashMap();
Issue currentIssue = (Issue) jiraHelper.getContextParams().get("issue");
Timestamp dueDate = currentIssue.getDueDate();
if (dueDate != null)
{
int currentTimeInDays = (int) (System.currentTimeMillis() / MILLIS_IN_DAY);
int dueDateTimeInDays = (int) (dueDate.getTime() / MILLIS_IN_DAY);
int daysAwayFromDueDateCalc = dueDateTimeInDays - currentTimeInDays + 1;
contextMap.put("daysAwayFromDueDate", daysAwayFromDueDateCalc);
}
return contextMap;
}

 Run the project with atlas-run and it should work.

There can be unncessary dependecies but it still should work. 

The web panel appears only if you set due date for the issue

Thanks a lot! I will try it.By the way,is there any methods to insert a input box into a web panel?

Alexey Matveev Community Champion Nov 28, 2017

Yes, you can do it. The problem is how you store it :) it is not a custom field. But you can call a REST and store it.

Wow!Great!

But I'm not familiar with Java development.It may cost a lot time to learn Java :(

Anyway, thank you very much!

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