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Feature #7073

resource_type search should allow searching on type

Added by Dan Bode about 5 years ago. Updated almost 4 years ago.

Status:DuplicateStart date:04/12/2011
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Nigel Kersten% Done:


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currently the implementation of search only queries based on the the name, I would also like to be able to filter the results based on the type (hostclass, definition, node).

Related issues

Duplicates Puppet - Feature #14137: Usability improvements to resource_type REST API Closed 04/23/2012


#1 Updated by James Turnbull about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Unreviewed to Needs Decision
  • Assignee set to Nigel Kersten

#2 Updated by Luke Kanies about 5 years ago

Seems like a good idea to me, but we’d probably need to use ‘type=<node|class|definition>’ or some such attribute.

#3 Updated by Nigel Kersten about 5 years ago

Dan, can you send this to puppet-dev for comment on what the interface should look like? We may get useful input here.

I’m adding Randall as a watcher.

#4 Updated by Nigel Kersten almost 4 years ago

  • Status changed from Needs Decision to Duplicate

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