Installing and Configuring JIRA in Ubuntu

JIRA – project management system.

Describe the points that need to be done for installation:

1) Download from the official site of the installer JIRA https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira/download. At the time of writing the article on the site is available a trial version for 30 days, after which it is necessary to select the desired tariff plan and pay for it.

2) Install the necessary components:

sudo apt-get install lsb-core default-jdk default-jre

3) Let’s make the downloaded installer executable and run:

sudo chmod a+x atlassian-jira-X.Y.bin
sudo ./atlassian-jira-X.Y.bin

During installation, several questions will be asked, including installation type, standard, manual or update. Standard JIRA is installed in the /opt/atlassian/jira directory, and the home is /var/atlassian/application-data/jira.

4) The main installation process is completed, proceed to the configuration following the prompts on the screen by opening the browser http://HOST:8080
You can stop/start the JIRA service with the following commands:

sudo service jira stop/start/restart

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