You configure Review Board with one perforce user account (usually an
automation account of some sort). That account needs permission to read
changes and files, but doesn't write. Individual users don't enter their
own perforce credentials.

-David


On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 10:39 PM, neel roy <neelsnewm...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Perfect. I have not decided which version to install but now it has to be
> 1.7.x :) BTW, before looking in the documentation I think the procedure
> would be that user gives his\her own password in password field (which
> reviewboard stores somewhere I guess), and enable ticket based auth and
> that's it?
>
>
> On Monday, December 30, 2013 12:03:52 PM UTC+5:30, Christian Hammond wrote:
>
>> Hi Neel,
>>
>> What version of Review Board are you running? Modern 1.7.x releases have
>> a checkbox for enabling ticket-based auth, and will auto-fetch a ticket as
>> needed.
>>
>> Christian
>>
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>> On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 10:30 PM, neel roy <neelsn...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>>  Hi,
>>>
>>> From what I understand to use perforce with reviewboard, I have to login
>>> with p4 -a -p, take the ticket that this command outputs to the screen, and
>>> put it in the password field in reviewboard. Problem is tickets that are
>>> generated in my organization expire in 24 hours (and we cannot have account
>>> whose ticket does not expire). That means whichever user we will choose,
>>> he\she will need to do this process every day. I want to automate this
>>> process. Is there a script or facility available with reviewboard or with
>>> someone who has faced this problem which automates this process?
>>>
>>> Thanks in advance,
>>> -Neel.
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