Jira Activity Stream in Confluence - relative URL

how we can use Jira Activity Project stream in Confluence ?
I can add it, but issues have relative URL like

Can we set somehow Jira base URL for this gadget ?
(To take URL like https://jira.xxx.com/jira/browse/PKEY-55942)

1 answer

1 accepted

0 vote
Ann Worley Atlassian Team Jul 12, 2017

I tested the Activity Stream gadget on a Confluence page and all the issue links went straight to JIRA. I tested with JIRA 7.3.6 and Confluence 6.3.1. 

I found a bug report for the behavior which has not been reported fixed: Links from JIRA Use Relative URLs for Activity Stream. Yet I could not reproduce it. A customer posted a workaround on the bug report.

Please let me know in what versions of Confluence and JIRA you are seeing the bad links when you use the gadget.

Confluence - 6.0.6
Jira - 6.3.15

Actually this is not bad link, link is right, but relative.
If I change base URL Confluence to the base URL of Jira - link will be valid

I looked into the bug
and this is exactly what we have
will try a workaround and let you know

Ann Worley Atlassian Team Jul 12, 2017

I had a 6.3.x JIRA test instance and when I tested with that linked to my Confluence 6 instance I got the relative URLs as you report. Somehow Links from JIRA Use Relative URLs for Activity  was resolved in a later version of JIRA.

I hope you can upgrade soon because 6.x has passed End of Life status.

I will comment on the bug to let people know it is not impacting JIRA 7.3.6.

Thank for you help !
Workaround is works fine.
Yes, we have plans to upgrade, but it will take time since we need to rewrite big pack of groovy scripts & a pack of the custom plugins due to the API changes.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Published 8 hours ago in Confluence

Think you know shares vs. @mentions in Confluence? Take this collab quiz.

To anyone who doubts that Atlassians are a little too obsessed with collaboration, and tools related thereto, let me describe a recent discussion we had (which took place on our internal Confluence, ...

85 views 2 4
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