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RFC: Deprecate auto target all for services and introduce entity_id: * #19006
If entity_id is omitted, we currently target all entities. That's pretty dangerous and for any installation that has more than 1 room in Home Assistant, useless and sometimes dangerous (like triggering all automations
We should not add support in the future to add regex or partial wildcards as that will remove the ability to statically analyse the config. And this is not the PR to discuss this either, related comments will be marked as off topic.
Pull request in home-assistant.io with documentation (if applicable): TODO
If the code does not interact with devices:
Dec 13, 2018
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Maybe outline what a end user should be looking for. Not all users are savvy and just search and tweak existing examples.
Here is an example automation script created and its generating the warning: