Welcome to our series on writing a Python script to extract data from the Jira APIs!
In this episode, we describe what we are doing (our requirements) and how our environment looks (i.e., network, Jira Server, and development computer).
In this episode, we:
This episode is the climax! We use our JSESSIONID to call a few Jira APIs and review what they send back to us. We'll try:
With our results in hand, we translate them into a format that can be read by almost any spreadsheet, BI tool, reporting system, or even humans!
Then, we simply drop our CSV-formatted data into a file, so it can be made available to other user or tools