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Project Lead Delete Issue but not Admin or under Permissions

KP11 Aug 07, 2015

Hello,

         We are trying to find out why a Project Lead can delete an issue when:

  1. Userid is not in the Jira-Admin group as a user.
  2. Userid does not have Admin permissions uner Roles
  3. User does not have Delete Issue permissions unders Permissions of a project
  4. Userid does not have Adminster Project  permissions or is in and admin group.

Any ideas why the userid can still delete an issue?  JIRA 5.2.4.1

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Nic Brough [Adaptavist] Community Leader Aug 07, 2015

What, exactly does the permission scheme for the project say for "Delete issue"?

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KP11 Aug 07, 2015

Permission scheme:

Delete Issues
Ability to delete issues.
  • Group (jira-administrators)
Administer Projects
Ability to administer a project in JIRA.
  • Group (jira-administrators)

 

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Nic Brough [Adaptavist] Community Leader Aug 07, 2015

Ok, that's broken, as your user *must* be in jira-administrators to do the delete. I'd double-check that the permission scheme is definitely the one you have applied to the project, and that you're looking at the right user, but if they're correct, you have a bug. I'd also experiment - create a permission scheme that has no delete permission at all, and apply it to the project and re-test to see if they can still delete (then put the old scheme back of course)

KP11 Aug 07, 2015

Thanks. Is there a way a JIRA-ADMIN can ne notified when someone deletes a issue. Our audit plugin only goes back a year but if an email is sent we can trace that to a mailbox

KP11 Aug 07, 2015

We get emails when a record is updated by watch we want a separate notify for email by deletes only

KP11 Aug 07, 2015

We do not want to go thru all the notifications schemes. Is that possible?

Nic Brough [Adaptavist] Community Leader Aug 07, 2015

I'm afraid you will need to go through the notification schemes and add "email people for delete"

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