I think that might work. I haven't tested it, so it may not. If you use the
same summary, it hopefully won't generate field change info, but still allow
you to specify a change description.
Really the best option would be to add support for a close message
Christian Hammond - [EMAIL PROTECTED]
On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 4:49 PM, Chris Clark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Thanks for the quick response. Being dense, how do I create a draft
> update of an existing review without changing anything? Or should I pull
> (say) the summary and update with the same summary text to force it?
> Christian Hammond wrote:
> > You could create a new review with a body_top set to the text you
> > want. The path in question is:
> > /api/json/reviewrequests/<review_request_id>/reviews/draft/publish
> > Available POST data fields are "shipit", "body_top" and "body_bottom".
> > Another thing would be to create a review request draft, set a change
> > description, and publish.
> > What I'd like to see at some point is the ability to enter a message
> > when choosing "Set Submitted" or "Discard." This would be exposed in
> > the API, and would remove the need for reviews or review request drafts.
> > Christian
> > --
> > Christian Hammond - [EMAIL PROTECTED] <mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > VMware, Inc.
> > On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 1:52 PM, Chris Clark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > <mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote:
> > I've been reading through
> > http://code.google.com/p/reviewboard/wiki/ReviewBoardAPI and
> > experimenting with some reviews I have with the json API and I
> > can't see
> > a way to make a "plain text" comment without having reference to
> > one of:
> > * a source code (diff) line
> > * screen shot
> > * existing comment (that is based on; diff, screenshot, or a
> > comment)
> > Is this the case? I've been asked if we can add some "text" after (at
> > the time) a review is marked as submitted. I'd prefer not to
> > update the
> > Description text which was the only alternative option I could
> > think off.
> > Thanks!
> > Chris
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