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UWC throwing RemoteException for specific Mediawiki pages

Bruce Cran Apr 08, 2014

I'm trying to use UWC 4.0 to migrate a Mediawiki installation to Confluence 5.4.4. The vast majority of pages convert and upload to the new empty space but some specific pages fail, such as Main_Page.txt:

org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcException: java.lang.Exception: com.atlassian.confluence.rpc.RemoteException: You're not allowed to view that page, or it does not exist.
at org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcClientResponseProcessor.decodeException(XmlRpcClientResponseProcessor.java:104)
at org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcClientResponseProcessor.decodeResponse(XmlRpcClientResponseProcessor.java:71)
at org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcClientWorker.execute(XmlRpcClientWorker.java:73)
at org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcClient.execute(XmlRpcClient.java:194)
at org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcClient.execute(XmlRpcClient.java:185)
at org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcClient.execute(XmlRpcClient.java:178)
at biz.artemis.confluence.xmlrpcwrapper.RemoteWikiBroker.getPageSummary(RemoteWikiBroker.java:825)
at biz.artemis.confluence.xmlrpcwrapper.RemoteWikiBroker.storeNewOrUpdatePage(RemoteWikiBroker.java:281)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.ConverterEngine.sendPage(ConverterEngine.java:1897)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.ConverterEngine.sendPage(ConverterEngine.java:2028)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.ConverterEngine.sendPage(ConverterEngine.java:1719)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.ConverterEngine.writePages(ConverterEngine.java:1356)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.ConverterEngine.convert(ConverterEngine.java:421)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.ConverterEngine.convert(ConverterEngine.java:215)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.UWCCommandLineInterface.convert(UWCCommandLineInterface.java:175)
at com.atlassian.uwc.ui.UWCCommandLineInterface.main(UWCCommandLineInterface.java:56)

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Bruce Cran Apr 08, 2014

It seems Confluence had a problem with Main_Page.txt because it had a sed expression which contained '/-/' - removing the hyphen fixed the problem. Other parts of the line were interpreted as formatting commands and were rendered as bold.

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