We have seen how to use
atlas-cli to reload a plugin without having to restart
atlas-run. It is a pretty good way to save time, but Atlassian have walked the extra mile to develop a plugin named
FastDev, which can be used to reload plugin changes during development to all Atlassian applications including JIRA. And that, from the browser itself!
Create a plugin and use
atlas-run to run the plugin as discussed in the aforementioned recipe. Let us assume we are doing it on the plugin we created in the previous recipe—the one with the sample Web Item. If we run this sample Web Item plugin, using
atlas-run, we can access JIRA at port 2990 as mentioned earlier, and the Web Item will look as highlighted ...