Php confluence api


iam using rest api to get spaces list from confluence using php curl . But iam getting the error .please check my code


$url = "";
$ch = curl_init();
$headers = array(
    'Accept: application/json',
    'Authorization: Bearer xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx'        // this is the oauth token
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_VERBOSE, 1);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER, 0);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST, 0);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER, $headers);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_CUSTOMREQUEST, "GET");

curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, $url);
$result = curl_exec($ch);
$ch_error = curl_error($ch);
if ($ch_error) {
    echo "cURL Error: $ch_error";
} else {
    echo $result;


Response is {"error": "Failed to parse Connect Session Auth Token"}

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The token is incorrect, you'll need to fix that.  It's the Authorisation line, but I can't tell you what's wrong with it as I don't know what php does with it exactly.

Replaced my original token with xxxxxx for security purpose . Can you please show me the example on how to use authorisation line ?

I am sorry, I was not clear.  I had assumed the xxx were obscuring the actual data.  What I'm trying to say is that there is something wrong with the token in there.  I can't tell you whether it's a bad token because I don't know how you've generated, or if it is something php is doing with it that makes it broken for Confluence.

Hi Sampath, if you have fixes for this issue... Please share... I am also facing the same problem...

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