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firewall: CLI description limit of 256 characters cause config upgrade issues
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We should either introduce an alternative XML building block without that limitation or truncate the description in migration scripts. From a user perspective option 1 would be the better choice.


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Easy (less than an hour)
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Is it a breaking change?
Unspecified (possibly destroys the router)
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c-po created this task.

While at it having a description for a firewall rule within the firewall itself thats longer than 256 is just "wrong" IMHO aka "you are doing it wrong".

Viacheslav triaged this task as Wishlist priority.Mar 2 2024, 11:18 AM