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show firewall name <name> - Can't use .items() on a list
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firewall['interface'] = []

needs to be

firewall['interface'] = {}

otherwise you end up with, when you try to do show firewall name <name>

Traceback (most recent call last):
Rule Information
  File "/usr/libexec/vyos/op_mode/", line 343, in <module>
    show_firewall_rule(, args.rule, args.ipv6)
  File "/usr/libexec/vyos/op_mode/", line 224, in show_firewall_rule
    firewall = get_config_firewall(conf, name, ipv6)
  File "/usr/libexec/vyos/op_mode/", line 76, in get_config_firewall
    get_firewall_interfaces(firewall, name, ipv6)
  File "/usr/libexec/vyos/op_mode/", line 31, in get_firewall_interfaces
    for ifname, if_conf in firewall['interface'].items():
AttributeError: 'list' object has no attribute 'items'


Difficulty level
Easy (less than an hour)
VyOS 1.4-rolling-202210280218
Why the issue appeared?
Will be filled on close
Is it a breaking change?
Unspecified (possibly destroys the router)
Issue type
Bug (incorrect behavior)

Event Timeline

TheSin- renamed this task from Can't use .items() on a list to show firewall name <name> - Can't use .items() on a list.Thu, Nov 3, 2:33 PM

This task can be closed since the PR is merged.

Viacheslav assigned this task to roedie.
Viacheslav moved this task from Need Triage to Finished on the VyOS 1.4 Sagitta board.