I have a certain line of code which I've defined to appear in any of my space's pages.
This line of code calls a certain script that needs to take as a parameter the page's name, but I don't know how to automatically extract the page's name...
maybe there's a certain code-word for this or another solution you could think of?
If my line of code is:
I want PAGENAME to be automatically replaced with the name of the page.
Well, there's two ways you could do this:
1. Generate the link on the backend in a user macro. It would look something like this:
<a href="http://sde-cgi....&tag=$content.title" target="_blank">name of link</a>
$("#tag-link").html('<a href="http://sde-cgi....&tag=' + AJS.params.pageTitle + '" target="_blank">name of link</a>');
the target="_blank" is there to make the link open in a new tab. If you don't care about that, you can just remove that part.
interesting, I'm pretty new to this stuff so I couldn't understand the first option, and if you could guide me on where I can learn how to implement the second option it would be great...I know BASH/C++ so I think I'll be able to deal with JAVA if I'll have a good link to guide me...
The first option is a user macro: https://confluence.atlassian.com/doc/writing-user-macros-4485.html
This is based on Apache Velocity, which Confluence uses in the background as a templating language. It's basically Java, and has access to many of the Java libraries.
The second option can be placed in the HTML macro, as long as it is activated:
once you have activated the HTML macro, just insert it in a page and paste the text there, and it should work :)
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