Link branch oprion allows you to link an existing branch from your Git repository to the Jira issue.
The purpose of the Link branch option is to associate an already existing branch in your repository with the specific Jira issue you are working on. This linkage provides visibility and context within Jira, allowing you and your team members to easily access and track the branch associated with the issue.
To сreate branch, link branch to Jira issue, and сreate a code review using Jigit Development Panel your Jira administrator needs to enable parameter
Display repos in the development panel during Jigit Plugin Configuration. To find out, please contact your Jira administrator.
To link a branch to a Jira issue using the Jigit Development Panel, you have follow the steps:
Go to the Jira issue that corresponds to the branch you want to link.
On the Jigit Development Panel in the Jira issue view, click on the Link branch option, which will open a dialogue window.
In the dialogue, select the desired branch from your Git repository that you want to link to the Jira issue.
Confirm or save the selection, and the branch will be linked to the Jira issue.