Request #1401

Improved CLI syntax when selecting a range of VMs

Added by Gregor Beslic over 7 years ago. Updated almost 7 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:08/03/2012
Priority:LowDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:

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Category:CLI
Target version:-
Pull request:

Description

Hi,

I'd suggest that CLI syntax when selecting VM range, e.g.:
onevm delete 78..92

is improved by allowing additional symbols, such as the dash:
onevm delete 78-92

and the use of spaces around the dash:
onevm delete 78 - 92

The current syntax {..} (two points) is not very intuitive and probably requires reading the manual. I've personally tried almost everything, even {...} (three dots) before finally giving up and consulting the manual.

History

#1 Updated by Ruben S. Montero over 7 years ago

  • Target version deleted (Release 3.8)

#2 Updated by Ruben S. Montero almost 7 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

.. is used in several languages and included in the command help. Closing this one

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