Instead of registering the new name as a new repository, just update the
existing repository inside the Review Board admin to point to the new
hostname. After that, everything should work fine.

-David

On Thu, Apr 9, 2015 at 2:04 PM Steve <seide.al...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Our company has decided to clean up our perforce host name conventions a
> bit and the short version is the server will have a new name.  I've noticed
> that the reviews display the repo name in the review data like this:
>
> Repository:  old_hostname:1666
> If I rename old_hostname to new_hostname and register that server as a RB
> repo, will I still be able to see my diffs?  If  RB walks down the list of
> repos and tries to reconcile the change list number, it will find it on
> new_hostname and everything should work.  If instead it pulls the hostname
> out of the review request and looks there, it won't because that hostname
> will be gone.  What behavior will I see if I rename the perforce server?
>
> Thanks
>
> --Steve
>
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