Automatically check for new available versions

We want to monitor if new versions are available for the applications Stash, JIRA and Confluence.
Is there a way to retrieve (via api?) what the newest available software version for those applications are?

I saw that the Stash application itself could retrieve this information on the manage addon page and than stash update check.

The reason we want to know this is for automatically check if new software versions are available.

4 answers

1 accepted

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi,

Please refer to this answer which contains a list of RSS feeds with links to latest binaries.

This RSS feed can be monitored to check for new versions being available.

 

Cheers,

Caterina - Atlassian

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi!

As far as I know, this is not possible. The only commands I could find in confluence API to check versions of contents, not the system version.

Also, I couldn't find any bundled command in confluence to check for the latest version yet. I believe it's not implemented as stash is.

I'll leave this question open so other people might know if there's a way to implement this automatically.

Cheers,

Rodrigo

This widget could not be displayed.

You might also have a look here: https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/205705

There are also RSS-feeds on notifying about new releases - perhaps you can use this data source (for example: https://my.atlassian.com/download/feeds/stash.rss) - unless Atlassian is very negligent on this (Stash 3.4.0/3.4.1 is not announced on RSS-feed (yet?)) sad

This widget could not be displayed.

In another post of you Johannes I saw an answer using this url:

https://my.atlassian.com/download/feeds/current/stash.json

I've checked the json and saw that in there also the minor versions are noticed.

For JIRA and confluence the following url's could be used:

https://my.atlassian.com/download/feeds/current/jira.json

https://my.atlassian.com/download/feeds/current/confluence.json

 

Thx for helping!

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Summit 2018

Meet the community IRL

Atlassian Summit is an excellent opportunity for in-person support, training, and networking.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Aug 10, 2018 in Bitbucket

What is your #1 piece of advice to new users getting started using Bitbucket?

Hello Community! My name is Claire Maynard, and I’m a Product Marketing Manager on the Bitbucket team. I’m interested in hearing what advice or tips you have for new users getting started on ...

282 views 15 2
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you