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How to setup a Commit Message-based Issue Tracker

Teamscale allows for issue tracking using commit messages. This is done through regular expressions.

General Option Reference

This guide only covers the options specific to the Commit Message-based Issue Tracker. A general overview of connector options is available here.

Setup of the Commit Message-based Issue Tracker

  1. In Teamscale, go to Project Configuration > Projects perspective and edit or create a project.

  2. Click on the Issue Tracker button and choose Commit Message Issues as your Issue Tracker. Create Account Button

  3. Fill out the fields in the connector settings:

    • Issue ID pattern in commit messages: Regular expression that recognizes relevant commits (required).
    • Issue subject pattern in commit messages: Regular expression that extracts an issue subject from the commits (optional).

    Create Account Button

  4. Click Save Project and wait for the finished reanalysis.

  5. The issues can be found under Activity > Issues.