Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium
New issue 3685 by mgul...@gmail.com: changenum cannot be updated via REST
API as documented
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What version are you running?
What's the URL of the page containing the problem?
What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Create a perforce review for a change number
2. Publish the review
3. Update the changenum via the REST API as documented here:
curl http://reviewboard.example.com/api/review-requests/8/ -X PUT -d
What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
The change number is not updated as expected.
What operating system are you using? What browser?
Debian 7, Chrome 37
Please provide any additional information below.
The documentation does state that the changenum is deprecated and commit_id
should be used. The commit_id can be updated with the following command:
curl http://reviewboard.example.com/api/review-requests/8/draft/ -X PUT
The update succeeds, but the changenum is not updated to match, even after
publishing the draft.
This wouldn't be that bad, except that the Web UI displays the changenum
instead of the commit_id field. A simpler fix might be to display
commit_id instead of changenum in the UI.
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