The major reason that I replaced Flannel with Weave Net as the Kubernetes CNI is that Flannel does not support multicast. I did not realize it until my test Confluence DC cluster became dysfunctional. There are two Confluence nodes in the Confluence DC cluster. Each one is a pod, they are working fine when they … Continue reading Replace Flannel with Weave Net in Kubernetes
Confluence supports multiple export file type for a Space via the Web interface. This is handy if you only need export a single space. But what if you need to export a large number of spaces? For example, offline archive the inactive users' personal spaces. I assume it will take you quite some time to … Continue reading Confluence Space Exporter
Both Jira and Confluence run on the Tomcat, it is critical for a Jira and Confluence system administrator to understand how Tomcat works. And what those paramaters mean in the server.xml? How to monitor the JMX metric to decide whether the server is healthy or not. I found a blog article on Data Dog website … Continue reading Jira and Confluence System Administrator Must Read
By default the archived Confluence space won't be listed the search results in the Confluence UI. This also applies to CQL. If you want to include the archived space in your CQL query result, then you need to add includeArchivedSpaces=true in your CQL query. For example, I want to find out all Confluence spaces (including … Continue reading Use includeArchivedSpaces parameter in CQL
I was working on a data classification project a few months ago, and one of systems that needs to be classified is Confluence. The data on Confluence can be Public, Internal, Protected and Highly Protected. I designed a solution to use Comala workflow which we have purchased already, so no more extra cost on software. … Continue reading Using Comala worflow to classify Confluence page
You may see this message "You cannot edit this directory because you are logged in through it, please log in as a locally authenticating user to edit it." when you try to edit the directory settings in Confluence or Jira. I just found out there is a trick to get around this, right click the … Continue reading User Directory Setting Trick in Confluence and Jira
Similar to the Confluence Project Key Query Page, I created another page for querying the Jira Project Key. As the script sends a cross domain request from Confluence to Jira, the CORS has to be configured in Jira to allow it. This is how it looks, and here is source code.