tJIRAInput properties - 6.3

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Basic settings

Host URL

Specify the URL used to access JIRA.


User Id and Password

Specify the user authentication data used to access JIRA.

To enter the password, click the [...] button next to the password field, and then in the pop-up dialog box enter the password between double quotes and click OK to save the settings.


JIRA resource

Select the JIRA resource from the drop-down list, either ISSUE or PROJECT.


Schema and Edit schema

A schema is a row description. It defines the number of fields (columns) to be processed and passed on to the next component.

Note that the schema of this component is read-only with a single column json of String type. It stores the issue or project information in JSON format. You can click Edit schema to view the schema.



Specify the JQL query based on which you will search for issues in JIRA.

This field is available only when ISSUE is selected from the Jira resource drop-down list.


Project ID

Enter the ID of the project whose information you want to retrieve from JIRA.

This field is available only when PROJECT is selected from the Jira resource drop-down list.

Advanced settings

Batch size

Specify the number of issues to be processed in each batch.

This field is available only when ISSUE is selected from the Jira resource drop-down list.


tStatCatcher Statistics

Select this check box to gather the Job processing metadata at the Job level as well as at each component level.

Global Variables

NB_LINE: the number of rows processed. This is an After variable and it returns an integer.

ERROR_MESSAGE: the error message generated by the component when an error occurs. This is an After variable and it returns a string. This variable functions only if the Die on error check box is cleared, if the component has this check box.

A Flow variable functions during the execution of a component while an After variable functions after the execution of the component.

To fill up a field or expression with a variable, press Ctrl + Space to access the variable list and choose the variable to use from it.

For further information about variables, see Talend Studio User Guide.


This component is usually used as a start component of a Job or Subjob and it always needs an output link.


This component doesn't support retrieving the comments of issues from JIRA.