Preparing for Jira 8.13

This documentation is intended for Jira developers who want to ensure that their existing apps are compatible with Jira 8.13. 

Quick info

Latest version

Here you can find information about the latest EAPs.

Application / Date

EAP number

Version (Maven)


Jira Core/Software





Source files (Core)

Source files (Software)

Jira Service Desk





Source files

Summary of changes

Jira 8.13 is planned as a Long Term Support release and as such will not bring any new features. However, since there will be many fixes introduced between Jira 8.12 and 8.13, it's be a good idea to test apps with the this LTS EAPs to make sure they run smoothly. 

New event in the Advanced audit log

Status: IMPLEMENTED (eap 02)

We're adding the Support zip created event to help you track what's going on in your Data Center instance. 

Apache Tomcat upgrade

Status: IMPLEMENTED (eap 02)

We've bumped the bundled Apache Tomcat version from  8.5.56 to 8.5.57.

AUI upgrade to 9.1.0

Status: IMPLEMENTED (eap 03)

We're bumping AUI 9.0.3 to AUI 9.1.0 and its `Popper.js` library (a third party library supporting AUI's layered components) from version 1.14.5 to 2.4.4. As a result the shape of certain attributes might change for layered components.

AUI upgrade to 9.1.2

Status: PLANNED (8.13.1)

This change will be implemented in Jira 8.13.1 and Jira 8.12.3.

We're planning to upgrade Atlassian User Interface (AUI) from 9.1.0 to 9.2.0 The new version fixes a few bugs that we've discovered, you can read more about them below:

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Last modified on Oct 1, 2020

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