[Bug-11950] system.tag.exists

#1

This function is always returning True, no matter what is the inserted address.

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#2

Would you mind providing the script in which you’re making this call? I just tried on a build from Tuesday and I encountered no issue with the method.

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#3

if I simply try from script console:

system.tag.exists(“notexisting”)

I get True (of course that tag is not defined). Same thing in a gateway script.

Thank you

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#4

Interesting. I’ve opened an internal ticket to address the issue.

Did you encounter this anywhere else? My component scripts didn’t encounter the issue, but as soon as I tried the script console I did indeed encounter it.

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#5

This issue was fixed in the build that was uploaded on 12/14. Please let us know if you continue to see this behavior after upgrading.

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#6

Dears,
I am currently using the 8.0.3 release.
I notice that if I run the function system.tag.exists(’[notexisting]’) the result is True!
I mean the return value is always True if I search for a not existing Tag Provider.

Thanks.

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#7

Dears, any update on this topic?

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#8

There was some nuance in quality codes introduced in 8.0; I’ve just put in a fix that you should see in the nightlies soon, as well as the next release.

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