Long consumer name cannot be used
0) Have pulp installed and started
1) As root, attempt to register a consumer and observe the following output:
pulp-consumer -u admin -p admin register --consumer-id 482CRZDMRSQ63ASPM0LSN1YH8VX97UM5YA72R5Y7J482CRZDMRSQ63ASPM0LSN1YH8VX97UM5YA72R5Y7J482CRZDMRSQ63ASPM0LSN1YH8VX97UM5YA72R5Y7J482CRZDMRSQ63ASPM0LSN An unexpected error has occurred. More information can be found in the client log file ~/.pulp/consumer.log.
2) In ~/.pulp/consumer.log observe
2015-05-12 14:17:05,920 - ERROR - Client-side exception occurred Traceback (most recent call last): File "/home/bmbouter/Documents/pulp/client_lib/pulp/client/extensions/core.py", line 478, in run exit_code = Cli.run(self, args) File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/okaara/cli.py", line 974, in run exit_code = command_or_section.execute(self.prompt, remaining_args) File "/home/bmbouter/Documents/pulp/client_lib/pulp/client/extensions/extensions.py", line 224, in execute return self.method(*arg_list, **clean_kwargs) File "/home/bmbouter/Documents/pulp/client_consumer/pulp/client/consumer/cli.py", line 148, in register existing_consumer = load_consumer_id(self.context) File "/home/bmbouter/Documents/pulp/client_lib/pulp/client/consumer_utils.py", line 47, in load_consumer_id return subject['CN'] KeyError: 'CN'
The length limitations of consumer names are not documented, and they could be. Another thing would be to have the CN be the database record ID which would remove the relationship between a long consumer name and the CN altogether. I recommend doing that.
Updated by bmbouter almost 4 years ago
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