Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1293820
[DOCS] Document how to use domain names in Endpoints
Last modified: 2017-05-21 20:36:16 EDT
Description of problem:
Problem with integrating external service into openshift. Requirement is to refer this service by domain name while Endpoind in openshift can be created by only providing ip address.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Example in step 2 of https://docs.openshift.com/enterprise/3.0/dev_guide/integrating_external_services.html#external-saas-provider looks like what is required.
System cant create such entity as it is against to a specification
Steps to Reproduce:
Related upstream discussions:
*** Bug 1342591 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
The ExternalName service type that covers this use case was released with OCP 3.5:
However, it seems there are no specific docs about it beyond that mention in the release notes, so I'm moving this to a documentation bug to address that.
Created a pull request (https://github.com/openshift/openshift-docs/pull/4375) for adding this information in the relevant section.
Updates are now live at https://docs.openshift.com/container-platform/3.5/dev_guide/integrating_external_services.html