Expose Github account’s email address as public when using OAuth 2 authentication

What to do

When  a application uses Github OAuth 2 authentication, some of accounts may lost its email address in a application. The reason is that Github account keep it’s email address as ‘Private‘.

In order to use Github account’s email address on Gerrit, a user have to make it as Public

  1. Go to ‘http://github.com/ > Setting > Emails’
    • Link: https://github.com/settings/emails/
  2. Uncheck ‘Keep my email address private’





Author: all4dich


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