If I go to Users and roles in a specific project, I see 3 default project roles: administrators, developer, and users.
my question is if I don't associate users with these roles the default is that these roles are empty or that they associate with the default groups: administrators, developers, and users?
What happens if I associate users to a role the default values is overwritten?
It's between "these roles are empty or that they associate with the default groups: administrators, developers, and users".
Jira makes no association between roles and groups that might happen to have the same name.
Jira does however have "default members" for roles. If you go to admin -> roles, then you'll find the list of roles has space for default users and groups. These are used only when a new project is created though, and you can remove them after creating the project, they really are just "templates".
Thank you, Nic that was very helpful.
by the way, it's under admin->system->project roles.
So if I want to change this default project roles members, I should specify project roles for each project?
For example, if I add a user to project role administrator for a specific project it will then overwrite the default members for an administrator?
The project role name doesn't automatically associate people with it. You need to add users and/or groups to the roles. Then in permisssion schemes, workflow validators, and workflow conditions you use the project role name to test against.
Whole configuration is based on 'Project permission scheme'. If you set up a specific permission per group (not per project role), this group will have the permission accross all projects...
User can have several roles, that means, you can have one person in Project role 'Developer' and this person can be at the same time in the group 'administrator'. This won't be overwritten.
Hope this will help you,
Atlassian Summit is an excellent opportunity for in-person support, training, and networking.Learn more
Hi, everyone! Molly here from the Jira Service Desk Product Marketing Team :). In the spirit of this month's august-challenge, we're sourcing stories of Jira Service Desk activation fro...
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!Find a group
Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!
Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.Start an AUG
You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs