How to convert html to Atlassian markup in java app Edited

Hi Guys!

I have to implement parser (Java witchout atlassian SDK) which allow me to change my xml to csv to import issues. BUT i have to change description and comment in html to Atlassian wiki format. i found this:

how-do-i-convert-html-code-to-confluence-style-wiki-markup

So i add new dependency to my app:

<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.renderer</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-renderer</artifactId>
<version>8.0.5</version>
<systemPath>C:\Users\exo\eclipse-workspace\JiraXMLToCSV\atlassian-renderer-8.0.5.jar</systemPath>
<scope>system</scope>
</dependency>

But now i got this error:


Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/opensymphony/util/TextUtils
at com.atlassian.renderer.wysiwyg.converter.DefaultWysiwygConverter ...

Should i add some additional dependencies? 

 

1 answer

I'm not 100% sure how you're using the renderer, but I was able to convert HTML to MarkUp with the following relevant pom sections.

The snippets are below and working on github.

<dependency>
<groupId>com.atlassian.renderer</groupId>
<artifactId>atlassian-renderer</artifactId>
<version>8.0.5</version>
<exclusions>
<!-- This exclusion is necessary if you are in a
situation which
it conflicts, EG: using spring-boot -->
<exclusion>
<groupId>javax.servlet</groupId>
<artifactId>servlet-api</artifactId>
</exclusion>
</exclusions>
</dependency>
 <repository>
<!-- https://developer.atlassian.com/docs/advanced-topics/working-with-maven/atlassian-maven-repositories -->
<id>atlassian-public</id>
<url>https://packages.atlassian.com/maven/repository/public</url>
<snapshots>
<enabled>true</enabled>
<updatePolicy>never</updatePolicy>
<checksumPolicy>warn</checksumPolicy>
</snapshots>
<releases>
<enabled>true</enabled>
<checksumPolicy>warn</checksumPolicy>
</releases>
</repository>

Does it support the conversion of inline style which embedded in html to the wiki format ?

like if there is html with css for italic text is like as below

    <div><span style="font-style:italic;">Test Italic</span></div>

will the confluence convert above html in the wiki italic style?

This kind of question is best just something you try yourself to find out. I wouldn't know off handedly, since I'm just consuming their library not actually writing it.

 It doesn't look like their library supports inline styles, but it does support the <i /> tag. You can see it demonstrated here:

https://github.com/paul-nelson-baker/html-to-jira-markup/commit/03bce3c06681bfac5fd99b0ab136cbe4ef505ec6

You might have to do some data-transformations if you're consuming HTML from another resource.

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Useful stuff! Thanks @Paul Baker for sharing this

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