Sending an empty description field when creating a new storage domain using the RESTAPI fails with: "Storage Domain description must not exceed 4000 characters"

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  • When you sent an empty description field to create a new storage domain, you will get an error about the description field being too long

    $VAR1 = {
        'detail' => '[Storage Domain description must not exceed 4000 characters, Attribute: privateStorageDomain.description]',
        'reason' => 'Operation Failed'


  • Red Hat Virtualization (RHV) 4.2

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