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Bug 1138253

Summary: Add user via RESTAPI fails with wrong user_name
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager Reporter: Nelly Credi <ncredi>
Component: ovirt-engineAssignee: Yair Zaslavsky <yzaslavs>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Nelly Credi <ncredi>
Severity: high Docs Contact:
Priority: unspecified    
Version: 3.5.0CC: alonbl, bazulay, ecohen, eedri, gklein, iheim, juan.hernandez, lpeer, oourfali, oramraz, rbalakri, Rhev-m-bugs, yeylon, yzaslavs
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: AutomationBlocker
Target Release: 3.5.0   
Hardware: Unspecified   
OS: Unspecified   
Whiteboard: Infra
Fixed In Version: vt3 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-02-11 20:55:29 UTC Type: Bug
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Bug Blocks: 1076964, 1142923, 1156165    

Description Nelly Credi 2014-09-04 11:27:47 UTC
Description of problem:
user_name field has duplicate domain: user@domain@domain

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.create user

Actual results:
2014-09-04 13:26:04,024 - MainThread - users - DEBUG - Response body for CREATE request is: 
<user href="/ovirt-engine/api/users/ae5cd7ba-2783-4ef2-a134-2e3127d39934" id="ae5cd7ba-2783-4ef2-a134-2e3127d39934">
    <link href="/ovirt-engine/api/users/ae5cd7ba-2783-4ef2-a134-2e3127d39934/permissions" rel="permissions"/>
    <link href="/ovirt-engine/api/users/ae5cd7ba-2783-4ef2-a134-2e3127d39934/roles" rel="roles"/>
    <link href="/ovirt-engine/api/users/ae5cd7ba-2783-4ef2-a134-2e3127d39934/tags" rel="tags"/>
    <domain href="/ovirt-engine/api/domains/71612e6c-6162-2e74-6c76-2e7265646861" id="71612e6c-6162-2e74-6c76-2e7265646861"/>

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Juan Hernández 2014-09-04 11:49:44 UTC
The RESTAPI puts in the "user_name" element the long name of the user followed by @ and the domain name. In this case it looks like the backend populating the login name incorrectly.

Comment 2 Alon Bar-Lev 2014-09-04 12:15:59 UTC
Yair, it seems that legacy provider adds @domain to principal?


Comment 3 Alon Bar-Lev 2014-09-04 12:23:27 UTC
I think I know why it happens.

This is because we put the principal within the user name within the user table now.

So the restapi assumes this is the user name, although the user name may be out of date and never actually updated.

Is there a reason for the legacy provider to have principal name with @suffix?

If there is, options:
1. have two fields in database one for the legacy user name, the other for principal, the principal is to be used at ui.
2. revert and put the legacy user name within database, will make ui less readable but...

Comment 4 Alon Bar-Lev 2014-09-04 12:24:57 UTC
Another option... remove the @xxxx append to user name of the restapi?

Comment 5 Nelly Credi 2014-09-04 12:31:01 UTC
BTW it also happens in CLI API

Comment 6 Eyal Edri 2014-09-10 20:21:54 UTC
fixed in vt3, moving to on_qa.
if you believe this bug isn't released in vt3, please report to