Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium
New issue 2374 by geckert....@gmail.com: Unable to add a CVS repository
when username is in the form <domain>\<user>
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What version are you running?
What's the URL of the page containing the problem?
Internal web site
What steps will reproduce the problem?
I have installed ReviewBoard 1.6.1 on both an Ubuntu 10.04 server and a
W2K3 R2 server, trying to get ReviewBoard happy with our CVS repository.
The behavior I am seeing when trying to configure the repository is the
same on both systems.
When I attempt to add the CVS repository, I cannot specify just a
simple :pserver path and then supply the Username and Password. Our CVS
server is really CVSNT, and it is using Active Directory domain accounts
(which happen to be in a different domain than the Windows system) for
authentication. For that reason, the username needs to be in the form
The only way I seem to be able to add the CVS repository is if I put
EVERYTHING into the Path field. For example:
What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
I get an error when trying to configure the repositoty telling me that the
repository cannot be found at the specified path.
What operating system are you using? What browser?
I have tried this on Ubuntu 10.04 and x86 W2K3 R2 ReviewBoard servers,
accessing the site with both Internet Explorer and Firefox.
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