[openstack-dev] [wsme] Undefined attributes in WSME

Julien Danjou julien at danjou.info
Thu Jan 9 10:16:19 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jan 09 2014, Jamie Lennox wrote:

> Is there any way to have WSME pass through arbitrary attributes to the
> created object? There is nothing that i can see in the documentation or code
> that would seem to support this.
> In keystone we have the situation where arbitrary data was able to be
> attached to our resources. For example there are a certain number of
> predefined attributes for a user including name, email but if you want to
> include an address you just add an 'address': 'value' to the resource
> creation and it will be saved and returned to you when you request the
> resource.
> Ignoring whether this is a good idea or not (it's done), is the option there
> that i missed - or is there any plans/way to support something like this?

You can use something like:

  class Resource(object):
      metadata = {wtypes.text: wtypes.text}

Would that solve your problem?

Julien Danjou
;; Free Software hacker ; independent consultant
;; http://julien.danjou.info
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