Hello Christian,
That worked beautifully! I can now again access reviewboard.

Thank you for your help.
Kash

On Aug 31, 3:20 pm, Christian Hammond <chip...@chipx86.com> wrote:
> Hi Kash,
>
> One thing you may be able to try is this:
>
> 1) Run rb-site manage /path/to/site shell
> 2) Type:
>
> from djblets.siteconfig.models import SiteConfiguration
> siteconfig = SiteConfiguration.objects.get_current()
> siteconfig.set('auth_backend', 'ldap')
> siteconfig.save()
>
> That should properly reset the auth backend to LDAP. As long as you have the
> LDAP python module installed, you should be able to use it fine.
>
> Let me know if that works or not.
>
> Christian
>
> --
> Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
> Review Board -http://www.review-board.org
> VMware, Inc. -http://www.vmware.com
>
> On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 3:05 PM, Kash <kashifsal...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Christian,
> > How can I change it without changing it on the live server? Can I
> > change those settings without logging in to the new server since I
> > can't login?
>
> > On Aug 31, 2:33 pm, Christian Hammond <chip...@chipx86.com> wrote:
> > > That's the problem, the "accounts.backends.LDAPBackend". That needs to be
> > > the full path: "reviewboard.accounts.backends.LDAPBackend."
>
> > > You'll also need to make sure you have the python-ldap package on your
> > > system.
>
> > > Christian
>
> > > --
> > > Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
> > > Review Board -http://www.review-board.org
> > > VMware, Inc. -http://www.vmware.com
>
> > > On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 2:18 PM, Kash <kashifsal...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > > > Hello Christian,
> > > > Actually the original installation is on a different server and it is
> > > > using "Custom" authentication method with
>
> > "accounts.backends.LDAPBackend,django.contrib.auth.backends.ModelBackend"
> > > > in the Backends field. I didn't want to disturb that installation so I
> > > > installed a fresh copy of 1.0.1 and now I am trying to upgrade a copy
> > > > of the original database. Maybe this this new server doesn't have this
> > > > "backend" thing? I am not exactly sure what it is to begin with. Is
> > > > there a way to change the auth type somewhere in the database since I
> > > > can't seem to authenticate?
>
> > > > I did restart the webserver and memcached after upgrade.
>
> > > > The original installation is at least at least couple of years old.
>
> > > > Kash
>
> > > > On Aug 31, 1:24 pm, Christian Hammond <chip...@chipx86.com> wrote:
> > > > > Hi Kash,
>
> > > > > What login method were you using? Standard auth, or something like
> > > > > LDAP/ActiveDirectory?
>
> > > > > How old was your 0.9 install?
>
> > > > > Did you restart your web server after the upgrade?
>
> > > > > I can't think of a thing that changed that would cause auth to fail.
>
> > > > > Christian
>
> > > > > --
> > > > > Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
> > > > > Review Board -http://www.review-board.org
> > > > > VMware, Inc. -http://www.vmware.com
>
> > > > > On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 12:46 PM, Kash <kashifsal...@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
>
> > > > > > Hello Folks,
> > > > > > I went through the upgrade steps and upgraded reviewboard from 0.9
> > to
> > > > > > 1.0.1 and in the end ran the command (output also shown)
>
> > > > > > r...@reviewboard:/var/www# rb-site upgrade /var/www/review
>
> > > > > > Rebuilding directory structure
> > > > > > Updating database. This may take a while.
> > > > > > Upgrading Review Board from 0.9 to 1.0.1
> > > > > > There are unapplied evolutions for reviews.
> > > > > > There are unapplied evolutions for scmtools.
> > > > > > Project signature has changed - an evolution is required
> > > > > > Installing json fixture 'initial_data' from
> > '/usr/lib/python2.5/site-
>
> > packages/ReviewBoard-1.0.1-py2.5.egg/reviewboard/scmtools/fixtures'.
> > > > > > Installed 7 object(s) from 1 fixture(s)
> > > > > > Evolution could not be simulated, possibly due to raw SQL mutations
> > > > > > Evolution successful.
>
> > > > > > That all seems good, doesn't it? But when I go to the webpage and
> > try
> > > > > > to login I cannot login. I looked in the mysql database and all the
> > > > > > users are still there. I even tried to create another superuser
> > using
> > > > > > the command
>
> > > > > > $ rb-site manage /path/to/site createsuperuser
>
> > > > > > But I still cannot login. Any help would be appreciated.
>
> > > > > > Kash

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