extracting fields from a Jira “issue” (like a very nice and useful description)? how to get the markup source of the issue description?

No, Jira does not let you read (“per se“) the markup source of an “issue” – that’s why I went this way in the first place  🙄 http://Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en/2015/12/02/jira-rest-api/ – using Jira’s REST API: a “…/rest/api/2/issue/…” URL http://Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en/2015/12/22/jq-json-processor/ – how to use jq for json-tidying jq . X.json > X.pretty.json http://Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en/2018/01/17/json-extract-structure/ – extract the structure tree of your… Continue reading extracting fields from a Jira “issue” (like a very nice and useful description)? how to get the markup source of the issue description?

“Markdown”: further reading

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markdown https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markup_language https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightweight_markup_language — includes various tables http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/syntax – where it all began http://www.markdowntutorial.com http://www.markdowntutorial.com/conclusion/ https://help.github.com/articles/basic-writing-and-formatting-syntax/ https://github.github.com/gfm/ – GitHub Flavored Markdown spec https://gitlab.com/help/user/markdown – GitLab Flavored Markdown spec (a customer GitLab installation provides (resp. seems to provide) a version with a TOC) https://jira.atlassian.com/secure/WikiRendererHelpAction.jspa – Jira and its markup language https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creole_(markup) http://overapi.com/org-mode – Emacs org-mode and its markup language Emacs and Markdown: https://github.com/jrblevin/markdown-mode http://melpa.org/#/markdown-mode

how to export from Atlassian Confluence

https://confluence.atlassian.com/doc/export-content-to-word-pdf-html-and-xml-139475.html – not that bad  😀 https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Exporting+Confluence+Pages+and+Spaces+to+PDF — “Go to the space and choose Space tools > Content Tools from the bottom of the sidebar” I would really like to get the list of target formats extended, but this list isn’t really, really that poor my wishlist WRT target formats: mediawiki, DocBook my preferred exports: HTML /… Continue reading how to export from Atlassian Confluence

where would I re-import an Atlassian Confluence export to?

Atlassian offers “Confluence in the cloud” for 10 USD/month — not really big money, but for my modest purposes more money than I want to spend … Actually I only want to preserve the “brain work” that I created during my life. I’m not sure I need a running (expensive) Atlassian Confluence for that.

using Atlassian Confluence again

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Confluence_(software) Things have changed “recently”: no wiki mark-up any longer  🙄 https://confluence.atlassian.com/doc/export-content-to-word-pdf-html-and-xml-139475.html – exporting got more powerful REST API available (?!!) …

one of my ongoing main software projects: create “diary entries” from activity streams

my JIRA project activities – solved using JIRA’s REST API and in use procmail log file reflecting my incoming e-mail – solved … and in use my blogging activities: my own WordPress “blogs” (better use the REST API than the Atom feed), the company “blogs” (Atlassian Confluence (also a wiki), …), … my wiki authoring… Continue reading one of my ongoing main software projects: create “diary entries” from activity streams

Stephen Dolan’s “jq” is a lightweight and flexible command-line JSON processor

https://stedolan.github.io/jq/ https://stedolan.github.io/jq/tutorial/ https://stedolan.github.io/jq/manual/ https://github.com/stedolan/jq https://github.com/stedolan/jq/wiki https://github.com/stedolan/jq/wiki/Cookbook https://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/jq http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920032823.do – o’Reilly “Data Science at the Command Line” – has some examples making use of jq https://library.oreilly.com/book/0636920032823/data-science-at-the-command-line/84.xhtml?ref=toc#_jq – behind a paywall available as source (portable C) and as executables for various Intel-based platforms, i.e. some Linux distributions, Mac OS X, Windows incl. Cygwin https://cygwin.com/packages/x86_64/jq/ https://www.safaribooksonline.com/library/view/json-at-work/9781491982389/ch06.html#json_search : …, jq, jqPlay, jq-tutorial,… Continue reading Stephen Dolan’s “jq” is a lightweight and flexible command-line JSON processor