Require Jira Issue Id in SourceTree Commit


is there a way to require a (valid) jira issue id in the comment when I commit something with SoureTree to my git repository?

I use SourceTree with Bitbucket and Jira OnDemand.


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Timothy Chin Community Champion Sep 11, 2013

Check this issue out:

Else, you might just have to create a pre-commit hook.

Validating this on the server-side, using a Git hook, is more secure than doing this in SourceTree, because you probably can't control the settings in every single SourceTree used by your team.

Commit Policy Plugin makes it easy to verify Git commits (commit message, committer, referenced issues, changed files) via JIRA. You can manage commit policies in the web, and apply them to Git (and Mercurial and Subversion) repositories:


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