Can you clarify your use case? These two things shouldn't be easy to misuse.

-David
On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 11:31 AM Steve <seide.al...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks David.  I think I've been using --username when I should be using
> --submit-as.  How does RB authenticate the --submit-as user?
>
> --Steve
>
>
> On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 5:02:49 PM UTC-7, David Trowbridge wrote:
>
>> --username is for authenticating to the review board server. --submit-as
>> is for impersonating another user (assuming the authenticated user has the
>> right permissions) after authentication.
>>
>> The aforementioned scenario (having a post-commit hook or CI task) to
>> post review requests on behalf of others is the use case for --submit-as.
>>
>> -David
>>
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 3:42 PM Steve <seide...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
> Which makes me wonder - what is the difference between the --username and
>>> --submit-as options?
>>>
>>> --Steve
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 11:11:13 PM UTC-7, MoonWalker wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Found it :-). Seems like --submit-as <username> will do the trick
>>>>
>>>> On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 3:19:39 PM UTC+10, MoonWalker wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> We are using Jenkins in our CI, and we have a job that takes care of
>>>>> doing some testing and if everything goes well a review will be posted in
>>>>> Reviewboard (2.0.15). Everything seems okay, the issue that I am facing is
>>>>> that I had to create a new user in RB called jenkins and the user that
>>>>> trigger the job is not able to modify the review because he was not the
>>>>> direct submitter. Is there any way to make a group capable to modify by
>>>>> default any review that targets the group?.
>>>>>
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