Defect #12773

Undocumented Feature: Create Description for file attachments.

Added by Michael Kling about 5 years ago. Updated about 5 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:
Priority:NormalDue date:
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Resolution:Fixed Affected version:


I noticed in that in the example xml

POST /issues.xml
  <subject>Creating an issue with a uploaded file</subject>
  <uploads type="array">

no "description" tag is given.

It's odd as it would be pretty straight forward to give here the possibility to add the file description - so i tried it out and it is working as expected. Adding the tag <description>Test</description> inside <upload> gives the uploaded file a description.

Unfortunatly it is not documented in the api and therefore it is not included into libraries like the

Can the documentation be added in the wiki?


#1 Updated by Michael Kling about 5 years ago

Created a patch for the .net api and added also an issue there:

#2 Updated by Etienne Massip about 5 years ago

  • Tracker changed from Patch to Defect
  • Category changed from REST API to Documentation
  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Resolution set to Fixed

Added the markup in the example in documentation, thanks.

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