I knew that logging with new username creates a new account but he isn't
worried about reviews linked to him with x...@x.com, he is only worried about
reviews he lost with his new account x...@y.com.
I might have sounded like I tried to delete user but what I did was to
check if the user has something linked to him but not really delete him.
I will try your suggestion and update you.
On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 5:12 PM, Christian Hammond <christ...@beanbaginc.com>
> Looks like that's the issue. If his old username was x...@x.com, but the new
> username is x...@y.com, then those are two very different accounts. This is
> going to happen to anyone who has a new username due to that change.
> You never want to delete a user, but what you can do is mark one as
> My suggestion is to mark any new account as inactive and rename it. Then
> take the old account (x...@x.com) and rename the username to x...@y.com, so
> the old data is linked.
> You may then need to re-assign review requests/reviews in the database to
> the new user.
> Generally, it's better to use real usernames and not a @domain.com if
> that domain can change.
> Does that help?
> Christian Hammond - christ...@beanbaginc.com
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> On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 4:08 PM, Yugesh Kambham <yugeshredd...@gmail.com>
>> Hi Christian,
>> We are using LDAP for login. The only reason why I thought of hostname
>> change was he was able to see reviews before and not anymore after DNS
>> change. (as he claim)
>> I forgot to mention along with DNS change we changed the LDAP domain so
>> the user now has two logins
>> e.g. account with x...@x.com and account with x...@y.com - for both of his
>> accounts he had reviews associated but when I looked up for those accounts
>> I don't see any reviews in his dashboard page. I tried to delete user but
>> reviewboard threw me an warning that "x number of reviews are linked to the
>> user, are you sure you want to delete user".
>> Does this click anything to you?
>> On Monday, October 5, 2015 at 4:56:04 PM UTC-6, Christian Hammond wrote:
>>> Hi Yugesh,
>>> None of the review data is tied to a hostname, so I suspect it has
>>> something to do with the account he's using, since he had to re-log in
>>> Is there any chance you're using LDAP/AD and the user has logged in
>>> using an alternate casing of his username?We've since added fixes so that
>>> this wouldn't create duplicate accounts, but it may be that his old stuff
>>> was under a "FooBar" username and the new one is under "foobar".
>>> Christian Hammond - chi...@chipx86.com
>>> Review Board - https://www.reviewboard.org
>>> Beanbag, Inc. - https://www.beanbaginc.com
>>> On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 3:52 PM, Yugesh Kambham <yugesh...@gmail.com>
>>>> Hello, we recently had to change DNS name of our reviewboard server.
>>>> For one of the registered user reviews were gone from his "my dashboard"
>>>> page since then. He is still a reviewer for few pending reviews but he
>>>> can't see anything in his "my dashboard" page. Does anyone know what's
>>>> happening? This didn't happen for all users but only for one user so far.
>>>> Any help is appreciated.
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