Changelog with GIT and JIRA: Creating JIRA filter URL based on git commits between two revisions with bash

I am working on a library and a jenkins plugin doing this right, but until then, here is a shell script which creates the URL to a JIRA filter containing the tickets mentioned in all commit messages between the two given revisions. Besides git and the standard command line tools (grep, sed, tr, egrep, sort, uniq) it needs gawk installed on your system. Unfortunately I didn't manage to get the variables replaces within gawk's gensub function. If you know how, drop me a line. As a workaround I am sure…

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