[Pulp-dev] [pulp 3] proposed change to publishing REST api

Jeff Ortel jortel at redhat.com
Wed Oct 25 15:48:00 UTC 2017

On 10/25/2017 10:24 AM, David Davis wrote:
> I don’t know that the ambiguity around whether a task has a publication or not is a big deal. If I call the
> publication endpoint, I’d expect a publication task which either has 1 publication or 0 (if the publication
> failed) attached to it.
> In terms of ambiguity, I see a worse problem around adding a task_id field to publications. As a user, I don’t
> know if a publication failed or not when I get back a publication object. Instead, I have to look up the task
> to see if it is a real (or successful) publication. Moreover, since we allow users to remove/clean up tasks,
> that task may not even exist anymore.


Task status does not provide durable, reliable: linkage to created resources; status (health or completeness)
of created resources.

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