Jira Markdown

Standard Markdown syntax is supported in Jira tool

It has also additional syntax for issues link and pull request

Linking to Issues

In Jira, Issues are tasks or bugs which will be created with two parts. First part is two or more upper case letters and second part is numerical jira issue number, example is DEC-12

You can link pull request in same repository or different repository Syntax

projectname/repo-slug#pr_id

we can use below syntax to link same project and repository

#111

same project with different repository

project-repo##111

Different project and repository

differentproject/project-repo##111

Following are fully supported in Jira tools

FeatureDescriptionSupport
HeadingsHeaders
listDisplay the list of elements
TablesTables
Commentscomments are ignore by parsers.
LinksLinks
Blockquotesblockquotes
ImagesImages
EmphasisEmphasis Bold,Italic and strikethrough