Defect #10260

The issues API filters out closed issues by default

Added by Daan Broekhof over 10 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

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Category:REST API
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Resolution: Affected version:1.3.1


The GET /issues.xml API only shows open issues when called without arguments.

For an API it is strange to apply such a filter by default?

I understand that the API uses the same code as the web interface for queries, but an API does not show that this default filter is on, as the web interface does.

(adding a warning/notice in the API docs would be nice too for versions where this is already the norm)


#1 Updated by Robert Zieschang almost 10 years ago

Confirm that. It's still the same behaviour in 2.0.3

I need all issues regardless their Status when called without parameters for implementing in our company intranet.

#2 Updated by Kurtis Lininger over 5 years ago

I was about to write "hey, this is still a problem" until I read the API notes again. To pull all types of issues, use

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