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Rest Api Query shows other hits than RunJira Search Edited

Timm Flagmeyer Oct 23, 2018

Hi together,


hope someone can help me. For privacy reasons, I censor hostnames and main URLs.


I'm currently coding a script and i need a simple runjira query:

Search all open tickets for hostname XYZ* in four fields and only status open (not closed).


First, I built a query in the RunJira search bar:


Here is my link:*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20description%20~%20%22XYZ1*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20Identifier%20~%20%22XYZ1*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20comment%20~%20%22XYZ1*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed


And for better illustrate my query in the search bar:

summary ~ "XYZ1*" AND status != Closed OR description ~ "XYZ1*" AND status != Closed OR Identifier ~ "XYZ1*" AND status != Closed OR comment ~ "XYZ1*" AND status != Closed


It Works fine ! For the hostname XYZ1 I find two open tickets, fits perfect!


Now i can do the same search via Api:


My Api URL:*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20description%20~%20%22XYZ1*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20Identifier%20~%20%22XYZ1*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20comment%20~%20%22XYZ1*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed


My curl in script:


curl -X GET "$HOST*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20description%20~%20%22$HOST*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20Identifier%20~%20%22$HOST*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed%20OR%20comment%20~%20%22$HOST*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed" --cookie "JSESSIONID=$SESSIONID"


Its the same Query like the Runjira search bar except from the main url, but now i find seven tickets, two open and five closed... but why? its the same query i dont get it.


Any ideas? 


Kind Regards,


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Timm Flagmeyer Oct 24, 2018 • edited

Okay I have a small update: I found out that if a open ticket is linked in a closed ticket, this will be still displayed via api.


Any Ideas how to fix that?

Timm Flagmeyer Oct 24, 2018

i also changed my query to:


text ~ "XYZ1*" AND status != Closed*%22%20AND%20status%20!%3D%20Closed
Timm Flagmeyer Oct 25, 2018 • edited

Have found another solution.

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