General Settings

The General Settings page is only accessible to Jira Administrators.

The Git Integration for Jira app introduces the General Settings page which contains configuration options for performance and features.

Getting Started

Open the General settings page in the Jira Apps Management (Applications page in Jira 7 and up) to enable/disable features of the Git Integration for Jira Server/Data Center app.

The General settings configuration page can be accessed thru the following locations:

The General settings configuration page can be accessed thru the following locations:

  • Jira dashboard ➜ Git menu ➜ Manage repositories ➜ Git Integration for Jira (sidebar) ➜ General settings.

  • Jira dashboard ➜ AdministrationApplications ➜ Git Integration for Jira (sidebar) ➜ General settings.

If you're using Jira Cloud, view this page instead.

Settings index

After making changes to the configuration settings, click Save to apply the changes.

The higher the change rate of the repository, the more often it would benefit from garbage collection.

Every git installation has global config file and .git/config file in every git repository. All settings at the global level can be overridden at the repository level. Therefore, different email addresses can be set for every git repository.

For more details on git configuration, see Customizing Git: Git Configuration.