Documentation error for file-get-fingerprint

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Documentation for file-get-fingrprint indicates it has a single member in the response, 'fingerprint' of type fingerprint-info, but the response is nested an extra level:


<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8' ?>

<!DOCTYPE netapp SYSTEM '/na_admin/netapp_filer.dtd'>

<netapp version='1.1' xmlns=''>

          <results status="passed">





                                        <formatted-fingerprint-start-time>Sun Apr  1 20:37:56 GMT 2012</formatted-fingerprint-start-time>









It would appear that the intent was for the return to be 'fingerprint fingerprint-info[]', to traverse with child_get( 'fingerprint' )->children_get. (Perhaps this was in anticipation of future support to collect fingerprints for an entire directory[1]?)


...contrast to system-get-info, which has a nearly identical response structure ('system-info system-info') in documentation:

<netapp version='1.1' xmlns=''>

          <results status="passed">










[1] Though wouldn't that be the reason for metadata-files being an array? In its present form, I can't see where metadata-files would ever have more than a single member.

Re: Documentation error for file-get-fingerprint


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