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Configuring LDAP on ReviewBaord

If you are looking at this post, you would have already installed reviewboard and are facing issues configuring LDAP on it.

For others who landed here by chance:
Review Board is a powerful web-based code review tool that offers developers an easy way to handle code reviews. It scales well from small projects to large companies and offers a variety of tools to take much of the stress and time out of the code review process. You can checkout reviewboard @ http://www.reviewboard.org/

Now comming to the topic, reviewboard asks for the following LDAP settings:

LDAP Server : ldap://<your server ip>:389 (By convention this can be : ldap://ldap.<your company name>.<com|net|org>:389)

LDAP Base DN (Used to perform LDAP searches) : Should generally be composed of OU & DC. For ex:- OU=users,OU=<US|Canada|AsiaPac|Japan>,OU=<(Engineering|Eng)|(Finance|Fin)),DC=<yourcompanydomain>,DC=<com|net|org>
example1: OU=users,OU=AsiaPac,OU=Eng,DC=GooG,DC=com
example2:…