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Bug 1693586 - [RFE] New dynamically populated field type.
Summary: [RFE] New dynamically populated field type.
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Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine
Classification: Red Hat
Component: UI - Service
Version: 5.10.4
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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low
Target Milestone: GA
: cfme-future
Assignee: Harpreet Kataria
QA Contact: Sudhir Mallamprabhakara
Red Hat CloudForms Documentation
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2019-03-28 09:20 UTC by Raul Mahiques
Modified: 2019-03-29 05:46 UTC (History)
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Description Raul Mahiques 2019-03-28 09:20:56 UTC
Description of problem:
At the moment the dynamic fields have to be defined using ruby scripts, this is good but for certain things such as listing VMs from a provider or networks, etc.. a simpler way could be implemented, similar to the 'Tag Control' field type a new type could be created that lists information available on cloudforms.
This could be down in different ways, two of this ways would be:
- Listing the ruby scripts in automate located in <domain>/dialogs/<dropdown|radio|checkbox|text-area>/

this way will also let the advance users develop/download their scripts that could be easily imported/exported and reused.

- Showing dropdowns in the same way as the user interface, ie.
  UX designer select from drop-down the element "Compute", then another drop-down appears with the values "Clouds, infrastructure, ...", when the user selects "infrastructure" another drop-down appears with the values "providers, hosts, networks, .." and when the user selects one of them, ie. providers, the dialog will show to the end-user the list of 'providers' registered in cloudforms.


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