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Trying to login in Confluence using python

Hi,

I am new to confluence and I have been given a task to access our Company's  Confluence's pages programatically.

I found about the REST API call and python's atlassian-python-api  library but none of them seems to be working for me.

The url of confluence page which I am trying to access looks like this :

https://aaa.bbb.com/ccc/ddd/viewpage.action?pageId=80628668

I made below curl request :

curl -u myLoginusername:myLoginpassword-X GET "https://aaa.bbb.com/ccc/ddd/viewpage.action?pageId=80628668" | python -mjson.tool

but I get below response:

% Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current
Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed
100 4933 100 4933 0 0 4933 0 0:00:01 --:--:-- 0:00:01 39464
No JSON object could be decoded

 

when i use atlassian-python-api  in my python script :



from atlassian import Confluence
confluence = Confluence(    url='https://aaa.bbb.com/ccc/ddd/viewpage.action?pageId=80628668',    
username
='myLoginusername',   
password
='myLoginpassword')
status = confluence.get_page_properties(page_id=80628668,)
with open('test.html','w'as f:        f.write(status)
print(status)

 

I am redirected to the login page. Can someone please tell me what am I doing wrong in both cases?

P.S. : I dont have option to create API token in my account.

 

 

1 answer

0 votes

from atlassian import Confluence
confluence = Confluence(    url='https://aaa.bbb.com/',    
username
='myLoginusername',   
password
='myLoginpassword')
status = confluence.get_page_properties(page_id=80628668,)

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