It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Insert a macro with cli following another macro


it is possible to insert a macro into a page with the confluence command line interface.

(e.g. confluence --action modifyPage --id "216597104" --content "<ac:macro ac:name=""unmigrated-inline-wiki-markup""><ac:plain-text-body><![CDATA[{wiki:param1=xxxxx}bodyText{wiki}]]></ac:plain-text-body></ac:macro>" --noConvert )

But: --content or --content2 puts the content at the end or at the beginning of a page, but I want it to be following another macro, that is somewhere in the midst of the page.

I ve already tried using findReplace, which drives me mad with the special characters, and it doesn t work yet.

Any other ideas?

3 answers

1 accepted

Write a small script that does the following:

  1. Run getPageSource
  2. Modify the source according to your specific needs
  3. Then storePage

Thanks Bob for your quick answer and suggestion.

Hi @Bob Swift [Bob Swift Atlassian Add-ons], is this possible to do it for a result of runfronlist or getcontentlist? 

Yes, but only if there is no manual intervention required - that means being able to do it generically with *modifyPage*.

Yeah it's what i'm trying to do, but i need to add at the end some rows (around 10) corresponding to storage format of 2 different macro (checklist and pageinclude)

Thanks, i figured out, i was missing the "--noConvert" parameter

@Bob Swift  problem with quote annidation... 


--action runFromContentList --cql "type=page and label=mylabel"  --common ' --action modifyPage  --id "@pageId@" --content2 "<p> <ac:structured-macro ac:name=~include~> <ac:parameter ac:name=~~> <ac:link> <ri:page ri:content-title=~_ page to be included~ ri:space-key=~KB~/> </ac:link> </ac:parameter> </ac:structured-macro></p>" --noConvert --minor --special " #  ~" '



without the runfromcontentlist it works, but when i put it together it doesn't

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
This widget could not be displayed.
This widget could not be displayed.
Community showcase
Published Thursday in Confluence

Confluence CVEs and common questions

Two vulnerabilities have been published for Confluence Server and Data Center recently: March 20, 2019 CVE-2019-3395 / CVE-2019-3396 April 17, 2019 CVE-2019-3398 The goal of this article is...

291 views 0 12
Read article

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