# Polynomial modulus in QuotientRing

I am trying to perform a polynomial modulus between elements in a QuotientRing, more or less like so:

sage: R = QuotientRing(ZZ[x], x**8+1)
sage: t = R.gen()
sage: g = 3*t^5 + 3*t^4 + 2*t^3 + 3*t^2 + t + 2
sage: a = -14*t^7 - t^6 + t^4 - 9*t^2 + 5*t + 1
sage: a.mod(g)
-14*xbar^7 - xbar^6 + xbar^4 - 9*xbar^2 + 5*xbar + 1


As you can see the modulus is not doing anything. I am not very well versed in this kind of maths, but I still believe that it should be possible to compute that modulus. Thus my question is, if it is possible to compute that modulus in sage, possibly via some kind of workaround.