On 09/16/2011 10:25 AM, Alexander Bokovoy wrote: > On Fri, 16 Sep 2011, JR Aquino wrote: >> On Sep 16, 2011, at 4:41 AM, "Alexander Bokovoy" <aboko...@redhat.com> wrote: >>> Can't we have a shortcut that allows to specify only name of the >>> managed entry and we will expand it to full DN? Current approach is >>> way error-prone for admins to accidently make a typo or two... >> It may look intimidating via email, but the tool provides --list to >> show the exact line thats needed to copy past, it also does checks >> to prevent accidental typos. >> >> The user isn't expected to know the full dn off the top of their >> head :) >> >> The other nice thing is that the tool is not limited to only the >> stock FreeIPA managed entries, so it will also list, enable, and >> disable any custom user created managed entries, or future FreeIPA >> entries without modification. > That is all fine but having *always* go through complete DN is simply > wrong from user experience perspective. If we can have helper shortcut > for most common cases for stock FreeIPA, we should do that. > > For example, if DN provided by user does not include = sign, treat it > as last component CN. That would already cover majority of cases. > +1. Should we have a helper function that works across all commands or it is just limited to this commend?
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