JIRA in command line

Today’s entry is about „how to use JIRA from command line?”. It’s easier than you think.
The first step to use JIRA from the command line is download JIRA CLI. The latest version is 3.9.0.
After wget&unzip archive you can use the JIRA command line interface.

How to use the jar’s file? In this way:

java -jar path/to/jira-cli-3.9.0.jar --params

The JIRA CLI is really functional. You can see it in these examples.
Why I’m interested in this tool?
It gives me a new possibilities in connection JIRA&Bamboo. By JIRA CLI we can update JIRA’s issues in Bamboo’s jobs. It’s reason why I looked for something like that.
Short but useful tip.