Review Board

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Review Board
Original author(s)Christian Hammond and David Trowbridge
Initial releaseMay 17, 2007; 11 years ago (2007-05-17)[1]
Stable release
3.0.10 / November 6, 2018; 28 days ago (2018-11-06)[2]
Repository Edit this at Wikidata
Written inPython, Django[3]
Operating systemCross-platform
Available inEnglish
TypeCode review
LicenseMIT License[4]

Review Board is a web-based collaborative code review tool, available as free software under the MIT License.

An alternative to Rietveld and Gerrit, Review Board integrates with Bazaar, ClearCase, CVS, Git, Mercurial, Perforce, and Subversion.[5]

Review Board can be installed on any server running Apache or lighttpd[6] and is free for both personal and commercial use.[7]

There is also an official[8] commercial Review Board hosting service, RBCommons.

Review requests can be posted manually or automatically using either a REST Web API, or a Python script.


Some of the notable users of Review Board are:[9]

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  5. ^ "Determining Repository Information". Retrieved 18 October 2013.
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  9. ^ "Happy Users". Retrieved 18 October 2013.

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