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?
https://stedolan.github.io/jq/ https://stedolan.github.io/jq/tutorial/ https://stedolan.github.io/jq/manual/ https://github.com/stedolan/jq https://github.com/stedolan/jq/wiki https://github.com/stedolan/jq/wiki/Cookbook https://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/jq http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920032823.do – o’Reilly “Data Science at the Command Line” – has some examples making use of jq https://library.oreilly.com/book/0636920032823/data-science-at-the-command-line/84.xhtml?ref=toc#_jq – behind a paywall available as source (portable C) and as executables for various Intel-based platforms, i.e. some Linux distributions, Mac OS X, Windows incl. Cygwin https://cygwin.com/packages/x86_64/jq/ https://www.safaribooksonline.com/library/view/json-at-work/9781491982389/ch06.html#json_search : …, jq, jqPlay, jq-tutorial,… Continue reading Stephen Dolan’s “jq” is a lightweight and flexible command-line JSON processor
http://search.cpan.org/perldoc?JSON https://metacpan.org/module/json_pp – a nice utility, that also does JSON pretty-printing