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How to Import CSV Data with PVCS Command

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Importing from PVCS is not supported yet, but there is a feature request being tracked here. The above problem occurs when the pvcs command is not configured in the CSV configuration.


In order to import the author of the comment and the date of the comment successfully, there are a few required conditions:

  • Append the settings in the csv configuration file which you have saved the configuration through wizard

    (info) For the latest plugin version 2.6.1, please use the configuration below:

  • Username (Example: eddie) must exists in JIRA
  • The format of the comment should be as below:

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    Mike Johnson

    Note that for the latest version of the JIRA Importers Plugin  (2.6.1), the package for the PvcsComment class is incorrect, and the format for the CSV configuration file isn't correct.  Please replace with this:

    24 May 2011
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      Luciano de Andrade Correa [Atlassian]

      Updated! Thank you a lot Mike !!!

      26 May 2011
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    If I write my own comment importer, where do I have to place the class file? Do I I have to repackage plugin.1170050721561666009.jira-importers-plugin-4.3.3.jar ?


    01 Aug 2012
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