On Friday, 23 September 2016 08:10:11 UTC+3, Christian Hammond wrote:
> What I'd recommend is first finding out what usernames will be different
> between the two and then, before users with new usernames end up using the
> system, just go and modify the usernames of the registered users to be the
> new usernames. This can be done in the Database browser in the admin UI, or
> by modifying the auth_user table in MySQL (though I'd back up the database
> If redundant users have already been created, you'll need to find every
> object in the database referencing the new user and switch them to the old.
> This is more complicated, but a way you can sort of find this out is to
> begin a deletion of the user in the Database browser, but don't confirm
> deletion. It'll show you everything it would delete, with handy links for
> viewing those. You could then change those from there. Just be careful not
> to confirm!
> Review Board 3.0 will provide the ability to reassign ownership of review
> Christian Hammond
> President/CEO of Beanbag <https://www.beanbaginc.com/>
> Makers of Review Board <https://www.reviewboard.org/>
> On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 5:56 AM, eran meiri <eme...@gmail.com
>> our review board server is connected to LDAP.
>> now we are forced to move to a new LDAP where some of the users are not
>> the same.
>> I checked and saw that the system creates new users for those who's user
>> name is not the same.
>> is there a way I can connect to the mysql database and change the owner
>> of those reviews to the new users?
>> the problem is that since they are created as new users they can't see
>> their history.
>> many thanks
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