Bug 867339 - [RFE] Missing operations for snapshots in RESTAPI
[RFE] Missing operations for snapshots in RESTAPI
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-engine-restapi (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity high
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: 3.4.0
Assigned To: Maor
Gadi Ickowicz
: AutomationBlocker, FutureFeature, Improvement
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Blocks: rhev3.4snap1
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Reported: 2012-10-17 06:53 EDT by Petr Dufek
Modified: 2016-02-10 15:22 EST (History)
17 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: av4
Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2014-06-12 10:03:27 EDT
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Description Petr Dufek 2012-10-17 06:53:17 EDT
Description of problem:
In RESTAPI some opertions for snapshot are missing:
 - preview
 - commit
 - undo 

Those operations are available in webadmin, but via RESTAPI there's only 'restore' opearation available.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Comment 2 Ravi Nori 2013-01-17 13:18:55 EST
link : http://gerrit.ovirt.org/#/c/11163/

change id : If2bbf6ba2c3f71230d3fdd98ca60c0c3d0f902fb
Comment 3 Jakub Libosvar 2013-07-08 11:13:54 EDT
Verified rhevm-3.3.0-0.5.master.el6ev.noarch
Comment 4 Michael Pasternak 2013-11-04 03:44:02 EST
reverted due to engine inability to provide infrastructure that works for restapi,
(please revert original commit [1])

[1] http://gerrit.ovirt.org/#/c/11163/
Comment 5 Michael Pasternak 2013-11-04 03:44:54 EST
*** Bug 1018554 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 8 Charlie 2013-11-27 19:08:06 EST
This bug is currently attached to errata RHEA-2013:15231. If this change is not to be documented in the text for this errata please either remove it from the errata, set the requires_doc_text flag to minus (-), or leave a "Doc Text" value of "--no tech note required" if you do not have permission to alter the flag.

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Comment 13 Gadi Ickowicz 2014-03-30 06:57:57 EDT
Verified on is4.

preview, commit and undo work as expected:

POST /api/{vm:id}/{preview|commit|undo}_snapshot

for preview body requires <action><snapshot id="{snapshot:id}"></snapshot></action>
Comment 14 Gadi Ickowicz 2014-03-30 08:17:27 EDT
Not verified on is4 as per comment 13, verified on AV4.
Comment 15 Itamar Heim 2014-06-12 10:03:27 EDT
Closing as part of 3.4.0

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