Bug 1488235

Summary: Email subject prefix accepts long strings
Product: Red Hat Satellite Reporter: Renzo Nuccitelli <rnuccite>
Component: SettingsAssignee: Aditi Puntambekar <apuntamb>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Jameer Pathan <jpathan>
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Version: 6.3.0CC: apuntamb, chrobert, jpathan, pcreech
Target Milestone: 6.5.0Keywords: Triaged
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Description Renzo Nuccitelli 2017-09-04 18:58:20 UTC
Description of problem:

Most string fields are limited to 255 chars but that is not the case of email subject prefix

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

Satellite 6.3 snap 14

How reproducible:

Always

Steps to Reproduce:

hammer> settings set --name=email_subject_prefix --value="pppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppp"


Actual results:

Email subject prefix is updated with a string containing 1000 chars.

Expected results:

Error msg limiting the field to 255 chars.

Additional info:

Comment 2 pm-sat@redhat.com 2018-06-28 18:02:18 UTC
Moving this bug to POST for triage into Satellite 6 since the upstream issue http://projects.theforeman.org/issues/24057 has been resolved.

Comment 4 Jameer Pathan 2018-11-02 06:01:36 UTC
verified:

@satellite 6.5.0 snap 1

steps:

hammer> settings set --name=email_subject_prefix --value="pppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppp"

observation:
-Error message limiting the field to 255 chars.
 
-Error message: Could not update the setting:
  Value is too long (maximum is 255 characters)

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2019-05-14 12:36:36 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1222