Bug 905446 - Lexicographic sorting by IP when searching for VMs
Lexicographic sorting by IP when searching for VMs
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-engine (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
low Severity medium
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: 3.2.0
Assigned To: Lior Vernia
Meni Yakove
: Improvement
Depends On: 895468
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Reported: 2013-01-29 08:20 EST by Lior Vernia
Modified: 2016-02-10 14:58 EST (History)
13 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: SF7
Doc Type: Enhancement
Doc Text:
When using the search panel to search for VMs, and then sorting by IP address, the sorting was done in lexicographical order, not numeric order (for example, would appear before This has been changed so the results are listed in numeric order, as this is the expected order.
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Clone Of: 895468
Last Closed: 2013-06-10 17:45:35 EDT
Type: Bug
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oVirt Team: Network
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Description Lior Vernia 2013-01-29 08:20:26 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #895468 +++

Description of problem:

When using the search panel to search for VMs, and asking to sort by IP address, the sorting is done lexicographically and not numerically (i.e. would appear before

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

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Choose Virtual Machines tab.
2. Type in search panel "Vms: sortby ip asc".
Actual results:

IPs ordered by lexicographic sort.

Expected results:

IPs ordered by numeric sort.

Additional info:

--- Additional comment from Itamar Heim on 2013-01-15 07:22:27 EST ---

please see bug 590413
Comment 3 Meni Yakove 2013-02-17 02:24:19 EST
Verified on rhevm-3.2.0-8.el6ev.noarch
Comment 5 Cheryn Tan 2013-04-03 02:50:46 EDT
This bug is currently attached to errata RHEA-2013:14491. 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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Thanks in advance.
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2013-06-10 17:45:35 EDT
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.


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