Bug 48370 - List of virtual machines lacks vital information
List of virtual machines lacks vital information
Status: NEW
Product: UCS
Classification: Unclassified
Component: UMC - Virtual machines (UVMM)
UCS 4.4
Other Linux
: P5 normal (vote)
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Assigned To: UMC maintainers
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Reported: 2018-12-18 14:36 CET by Nico Stöckigt
Modified: 2018-12-18 16:08 CET (History)
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What type of bug is this?: 2: Improvement: Would be a product improvement
Who will be affected by this bug?: 2: Will only affect a few installed domains
How will those affected feel about the bug?: 2: A Pain – users won’t like this once they notice it
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Description Nico Stöckigt univentionstaff 2018-12-18 14:36:14 CET
When hovering over the vm name entry the current status and host is shown. In case the name is too long to show there are three dots (...) at the end of the name. It would be better to show the whole name when hovering the entry.
Also it seems to be a good idea to also display the IP (if applicable) in the tool-tip.

Since the host list on the left also displays CPU and Mem usage in percentage it would be an improvement to match the display also in the vm list; so remove the (not so fancy) bar and just show the percentage, this will free some space for more important info.
Comment 1 Philipp Hahn univentionstaff 2018-12-18 16:08:28 CET
(In reply to Nico Stöckigt from comment #0)
> Also it seems to be a good idea to also display the IP (if applicable) in
> the tool-tip.

No good idea:
- a host may not have any IP at all
- a host may have many IP addresses
- a host may both have IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
- the public visible addresses may not even be associated with the host itself (think virtual router)
Also see Bug #37941 for EC2 and Bug #25449 for associating VMs to machine account LDAP objects.