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Using /rest/api/2/group/user Delete method to remove user from a group results in error message - curl: no URL specified! curl: try 'curl --help' or 'curl --manual' for more information 'groupname' is not recognized as an internal or external command

Using /rest/api/2/group/user Delete method to remove user from a group results in error message -

curl: no URL specified!
curl: try 'curl --help' or 'curl --manual' for more information 'groupname' is not recognized as an internal or external command,operable program or batch file.

Command which we are using is -

curl -D- -u admin:admin -X DELETE -G -d 'username=testuser&groupname=jira-users' -H "Content-Type: application/json" http://localhost:8080/rest/api/2/group/user

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I just got this to work using a curl command like:

curl --insecure --fail --silent --show-error -D- -u adimnuser:password -X DELETE -H "Content-Type: application/json" "https://server.company.com/rest/api/2/group/user?username=testuser&groupname=jira-users"

The key things for me were to put the data payload in the URL as parameters, instead of in a separate POST data packet.  Also, because of the ampersand in the URL, wrap the URL in quotes.

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HI!

you first have to install CURL on you local computer to use it!

 

Regards, Mirko

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Curl is already installled on my local system -

curl --version

curl 7.40.0 (x86_64-pc-win32) libcurl/7.40.0 OpenSSL/1.0.1g zlib/1.2.8 WinIDN libssh2/1.4.3_DEV

Protocols: dict file ftp ftps gopher http https imap imaps ldap pop3 pop3s rtsp scp sftp smtp smtps telnet tftp

Features: AsynchDNS IDN IPv6 Largefile SSPI Kerberos SPNEGO NTLM SSL libz

Even i tried to create issue by executing below commd & it got successfull.

curl -D- -u adimn:admin -X POST -d@C:\test_curl.txt -H "Content-Type: application/json" http://localhost:8080/rest/api/2/issue

 

 

 

 

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Is there any different method to pass mulitple arguments in windows becuse when i am passing like -X DELETE -G -d 'username=testuser&groupname=jira-users' , it shows 'groupname' is not recognized as an internal or external command,operable program or batch file.

While same is working on Unix machine.

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Hello sorry if I impede your conversation or topic. Since this is related to curl I would like to know the syntax for curl  (api to be used) command which could be handy to upload a zip file to confluence page?

I'd like to use that in an python script to upload some files to confluence.

any hints appreciated.

many thanks

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