Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 980352
No failure message when system update status can't be saved
Last modified: 2014-11-25 02:18:14 EST
Description of problem:
While attempting to mark a system as broken, it fails if the condition report is too long.
When I copied a snippet from the console log, it refused to save the update, but didn't tell me why - I had to guess.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Mark a system as Broken
2. Enter a long-ish Condition Report
3. Try to save the changes
Edit page is redisplayed with no error message
Error message is displayed, explaining the condition report is too long (and specifying both the length limit and the current length)
It may not hurt to allow for longer condition reports, too. The error message I was trying to paste in really wasn't *that* long:
From console logs:
I guess the condition report field is failing TG validation but the template for that form doesn't have the necessary bits to display validation errors on every field.
One day we will have a database that doesn't just silently truncate our data... In the meantime:
I also took the opportunity to increase the column length from 255 to 4000:
Beaker 19.0 has been released.