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From "Andrew Shumway (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (CONNECTORS-1386) add user comments to data crawled from confluence
Date Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:22:44 GMT

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Andrew Shumway updated CONNECTORS-1386:
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    Summary: add user comments to data crawled from confluence  (was: add user comments to
confluence)

> add user comments to data crawled from confluence
> -------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: CONNECTORS-1386
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CONNECTORS-1386
>             Project: ManifoldCF
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: Confluence connector
>    Affects Versions: ManifoldCF 2.6
>            Reporter: Andrew Shumway
>
> The confluence crawler skips comments.  For a site which uses this as a recorded collaboration
platform the comments often are where the text is which needs to be searched.
> I've found that by adding `children.comment.body.view` to the `expand` querystring field
you can get one level of comments.  Subsequent levels can be added to the response by adding
{{children.comment.children.comment.body.view}} for the second level.  3rd, 4th, 5th levels
of comments can be added with the 5th being {{children.comment.children.comment.children.comment.children.comment.children.comment.body.view}}
> I realize that this doesn't get 100% of the comments but 5 levels of nesting seems like
a reasonable chunk to capture. 
> An alternative would be to crawl comments separately and set the page-type to 'comment'
rather than 'page'.  While this also has value I think fetching the comments along with the
page requests offers the biggest bang for the buck.



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