On Wednesday, June 30, 2010, Thilo-Alexander Ginkel <th...@ginkel.com> wrote:
> On Wednesday 30 June 2010 20:34:31 Christian Hammond wrote:
>> You actually can add a user in LDAP who is not in Review Board as a
>> reviewer. They won't appear in the autocomplete, but if you type the
>> name it will work. Review Board checks the auth backend for any
>> unrecognized names that are entered and pulls them down then.
> Is this a new feature in 1.5? We are currently still running, which
> does not seem to support this. Would be another incentive to upgrade. ;-)

Nope, it's been there since the very early days. So long as you're
hooked up to LDAP, NIS, etc., it should automatically add the user if
adding their username. The username must exist already on the auth

If this doesn't work, it's an odd regression.


Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
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