Summary of changes
Listed are the changes in this release that has the most impact for plugin developers. You can find out more information on these changes on the Preparing for Jira 7.12 docs.
PostgreSQL 9.3 deprecated in Jira 7.12
Jira 7.12 has deprecated the use of PostgreSQL 9.3. In Jira 8.0, we’ll be permanently removing the support for PostgreSQL 9.3. For more info, see End of life announcements.
com.atlassian.fugue deprecating in Jira Service Desk 3.15
Jira Service Desk 3.15 is deprecating the use of com.atlassian.fugue. In Jira Service Desk 4.0, we’ll be permanently removing com.atlassian.fugue and updating our APIs to use Core Java Data types and Exceptions instead. Read the full deprecation notice for more information and post any questions in the Atlassian Developer Community.
removed from JSON
For security reasons, we have removed the attribute from the JSON that displays when you view page source for an issue.
Days in column optional for boards
You can now decide if you want to have the Days in column time indicator disabled for all your Scrum and Kanban boards. Disabling Days in a column can significantly improve Jira performance. For more info, see Release notes.
Custom fields optimizer (Jira Data Center)
You can now find custom fields whose configuration is not optimal, and improve them with a click of a button. For more info, see Release notes.
Atlassian User Interface (AUI) upgrade
Jira 7.12 will have a new version of Atlassian User Interface (AUI), upgrading from 7.8.0 to 7.9.6. The new version includes changes to multiple drop-down menus. For more info, see AUI upgrade guide.
Share edit rights for filters and dashboards
We’ve added new permissions to filters and dashboards, allowing you to choose who can edit or view them. What’s more, you can now share filters and dashboards not only with projects, groups, and roles, like it was before, but also with single users. You can see some examples and screenshots in the Release notes. Below you can also find some changes to REST APIs.
REST API changes
When improving the filters, we’ve modified some of the existing APIs, mostly adding new fields. We haven’t made any changes to the APIs related to dashboards. Check out the Preparing for Jira 7.12 docs for more information on these changes.
Jira Core Server 7.12.0
Find the release notes for Jira Core Server 7.12.0 for more information on this minor release.
Jira Software Server 7.10.0
Find the release notes for Jira Software Server 7.12.0 for more information on this minor release.
Jira Service Desk Server 3.15.0
Find the release notes for Jira Service Desk Server 3.15.0 for more information on this minor release.
Released August 27, 2018