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Having trouble with TL 1.8 RC5 and Jira 3.12 integration

Postby Merch » Thu Mar 19, 2009 7:37 pm

I have been unable to get TL 1.8 RC5 and Jira 3.12 intergrated successfully, please have a look at my configs and let me know what I am missing.

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* TestLink Open Source Project - http://testlink.sourceforge.net/
* $Id: jira.cfg.php,v 1.0 2005/10/25 17:40:56
* 20051229 - scs - added DEFINE for the DB-Type

// Contributed by  jbarchibald@gmail.com

//Set the bug tracking system Interface to JIRA 3.1.1
/** The DB host to use when connecting to the JIRA db */
define('BUG_TRACK_DB_HOST', '');

/** The name of the database that contains the jira tables */
define('BUG_TRACK_DB_NAME', 'jiradb');

/** The DB type being used by jira */
define('BUG_TRACK_DB_USER', 'dbuser');

/** The DB password to use for connecting to the jira db */
define('BUG_TRACK_DB_PASS', 'mydbpassword');

/** link of the web server for jira */
// define('BUG_TRACK_HREF', "http://localhost:8080/secure/Dashboard.jspa");
define('BUG_TRACK_HREF', "http://jiraaddress");

/** The DB type to use for connecting to the bugtracking db */
define('BUG_TRACK_DB_TYPE', 'postgres');

/** link to the bugtracking system, for entering new bugs */

I can connect to the Jira db successfully from the box that hosts TL:
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$ psql -h -U dbuser -d jiradb --password
Password for user dbuser:
Welcome to psql 8.3.6 (server 8.2.4), the PostgreSQL interactive terminal.

Type:  \copyright for distribution terms
       \h for help with SQL commands
       \? for help with psql commands
       \g or terminate with semicolon to execute query
       \q to quit

WARNING:  You are connected to a server with major version 8.2,
but your psql client is major version 8.3.  Some backslash commands,
such as \d, might not work properly.


config_check shows the following
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Connection to your Bug Tracking System has failed:<br />
                                Please check your configuration.<br />
                                Be careful this problem will degrade TestLink performance.

Changing BUG_TRACK_DB_TYPE in the Jira config to 'psql' causes Testlink to fail to load (I'll grab the error message if someone thinks it is relevant.)

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

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Postby Merch » Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:04 pm


The LAMP did not have the pgsql plugin installed.
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sudo apt-get install php5-pgsql
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Postby havlatm » Tue Mar 31, 2009 9:33 am

Thank for feedback about solution.
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