extracting fields from a Jira “issue” (like a very nice and useful description)? how to get the markup source of the issue description?

No, Jira does not let you read (“per se“) the markup source of an “issue” – that’s why I went this way in the first place  🙄 http://Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en/2015/12/02/jira-rest-api/ – using Jira’s REST API: a “…/rest/api/2/issue/…” URL http://Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en/2015/12/22/jq-json-processor/ – how to use jq for json-tidying jq . X.json > X.pretty.json http://Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en/2018/01/17/json-extract-structure/ – extract the structure tree of your… Continue reading extracting fields from a Jira “issue” (like a very nice and useful description)? how to get the markup source of the issue description?

“Markdown”: further reading

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markdown https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markup_language https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightweight_markup_language — includes various tables http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/syntax – where it all began http://www.markdowntutorial.com http://www.markdowntutorial.com/conclusion/ https://help.github.com/articles/basic-writing-and-formatting-syntax/ https://github.github.com/gfm/ – GitHub Flavored Markdown spec https://gitlab.com/help/user/markdown – GitLab Flavored Markdown spec (a customer GitLab installation provides (resp. seems to provide) a version with a TOC) https://jira.atlassian.com/secure/WikiRendererHelpAction.jspa – Jira and its markup language https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creole_(markup) http://overapi.com/org-mode – Emacs org-mode and its markup language Emacs and Markdown: https://github.com/jrblevin/markdown-mode http://melpa.org/#/markdown-mode

Emacs org-mode

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/org-mode http://orgmode.org http://orgmode.org/manual/Markup.html http://orgmode.org/guide/Markup.html http://orgmode.org/worg/orgcard.html http://orgmode.org/orgcard.pdf http://ergoemacs.org/emacs/emacs_org_markup.html http://overapi.com/org-mode – a cheatsheet focussing on org-mode’s markup language For as long as I am an org-mode beginner, I will need this shortcut resp. command in order to “show all, including drawers“: C-u C-u C-u <TAB> (outline-show-all)