Status: New
Owner: ----
Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

New issue 2890 by Error 500 - NoReverseMatch failure with usernames containing single-quote character

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What version are you running?

What's the URL of the page containing the problem?
Any review assigned to that user.

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Create a user account with an ' in it.
2. View the Submitters page, or attempt to assign a review to that user account.

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
Either it should not be possible to create a user with a ' in their name, or the system should work as expected. Error 500 should not be generated.

What operating system are you using? What browser?
Client: Windows 7, Chrome 24.0.1312.57 m
Server: Ubuntu 10.04.3 LTS

Please provide any additional information below.

ReviewBoard is authenticating against Active Directory. User's account is entered in Active Directory with a ' in the user id.

Error email generated when the 500 error occurs is attached.

        Review Board ERROR (EXTERNAL IP) Internal Server Error apiusers.txt  
6.7 KB

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