Popular repository-hosting platforms like GitHub.com and GitLab enable the use of special files (readme-files) like README/CHANGELOG/LICENSE/VERSION/CONTRIBUTING (or similar eg ending in .md) and offer direct links to them or include them in the project website according to their meaning. If I want to search for available files in general (not one project/repo) what should i […]
tl,dr version: Is it to be expected that code added to a repo via “git subtree add” shows in that (server side) repo as if it had been added as regular files? Are the files showing a copy or (as hoped) just a reference? full version: I’m pretty new to git (used SVN and Perforce […]
I am new in git and I need to create some repositories with a couple of restrictions. Below in the picture described the process what should be done. Let’s say I have master repository of MYTOOL in server1. So, I need to create a new branch test_branch, second I need to clone this branch(master_test_branch) to […]
We have in our project more development branches based on the same code base, then we are creating features branches which are merged into corresponding devel branches. /Feaure1 /–develI–B–C/ —A-/ \ /Feature2 \–develII–X–Y/ \ \ DevelIII–Q–R\ \Feature3 When I push new commits in Feature3 to the git(lab) new button “New Merge Request” appears. But this […]
I just installed gitlab server and it is running with default configuration, I created a public visibility project called test and I went to another machine on the same network and tried to clone it but I keep getting the error developer@ItnowDev:/apps/html$ git clone http://IP-OF-SERVER/USER/test.git Cloning into ‘test’… fatal: unable to access ‘http://IP-OF-SERVER/USER/test.git/’: Empty reply […]
As of 8.12, cloning using HTTPS + token is not supported anymore, as mentioned here: In 8.12 we improved build permissions. Being able to clone project using runners token it is no supported from now on (it was actually working by coincidence and was never a fully fledged feature, so we changed that in 8.12). […]
I have a big git repo with too big .git (~600Mo) folder. I made a gitlab read only archive of it I want to start from the actual working copy a new repo. but … I need to keep master + 2 branches. What is the correct way to do that ?
I forked some repository with only README.md/.gitignore files from specific gitlab repo on my profile, cloned it to remote repository on my desktop (git remote add gitlab “clone_url”, made some work&commits and pushed it on my fork git push gitlab master. Then I opened merge request to gitlab’s master repository of that fork via gitlab […]
We have a namespace called games with many projects in it. How do I make a specific user the owner of a specific project in the games namespace? We are using GitLab CE 8.12.7
I have a broken file system with only read access. Is it possible to retrieve all code from gitlab directly from the gitlab-satttelites and repositories directory inside gitlab. The version is 4.2.