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Remove user permissions from Confluence space



Could someone help me with ScriptRunner REST endpoint running on Confluence Server 7.2.0?


I just need to remove user permissions from space only. For example, I pass username and space key, and the script removes all permissions. I've been trying to use SpaceManager, SpaceManagerInternal but my context is always null. 


def space = spaceManager.getSpace(spaceKey)

SpacePermissionContext context = SpacePermissionContext.builder().build()



The builder().build() doesn't work, and createDefault() as well.

How do I use this context in the right way?



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Hi Tomislav! 

I was able to get this working with the snippet linked here

For reference, I am using Confluence 7.8 with ScriptRunner 6.14.0 installed. 

Please let me know if this works for you! 


I know it's a bit delayed, but could you please put the code in your answer here?  Unfortunately a lot of sites like Bitbucket are blocked by the company I work for.


Sure thing! Here's the script: 

 * This script provides an example of how you can remove all space permissions from a single user
 * All right, title and interest in this code snippet shall remain the exclusive intellectual property of Adaptavist Group Ltd and its affiliates. Customers with a valid ScriptRunner 
 * license shall be granted a  non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable right to use this code snippet only within their own instance of Atlassian products. This licensing notice cannot be removed
 * or amended and must be included in any circumstances where the code snippet is shared by You or a third party." 

import com.atlassian.sal.api.component.ComponentLocator
import com.atlassian.confluence.user.UserAccessor

def spacePermissionManager = ComponentLocator.getComponent(SpacePermissionManager)
SpacePermissionContext context = SpacePermissionContext.createDefault()

def userAccessor = ComponentLocator.getComponent(UserAccessor)
def user = userAccessor.getUserByName("<username>")

spacePermissionManager.removeAllUserPermissions(user, context)

The removeAllUserPermissions method is deprecated now. 

Do you happen to know if we're able to use the SpacePermissionManagerInternal class that the documentation says replaces the old method?

I think I read somewhere that Internal classes are only for Atlassian use, but I could very well be wrong.

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