GitLab Repository Management by Jonathan M. Hethey

By Jonathan M. Hethey

Delve into dealing with your tasks with GitLab, whereas tailoring it to suit your environment


  • Understand the right way to successfully music and deal with projects
  • Establish groups with a quick software program constructing tool
  • Employ groups constructively in a GitLab environment

In Detail

GitLab is a useful gizmo suite used to strengthen software program quick, effectively, and successfully. Watch your builders get right into a efficient loop inside your personal community! Code model keep watch over is now effortless to manage and speedy to establish with the aid of GitLab.

Starting with the install of GitLab, GitLab Repository administration will advisor you thru studying easy methods to use permission administration and different good points, comparable to factor monitoring and wikis. you'll get a glance on the expertise that drives this open resource venture and the right way to attach it together with your infrastructure.

This consultant will assist you use GitLab as a prime device for model regulate, collaboration, and factor monitoring. it'll make you a able maintainer and provides you an knowing of the way to utilize this tool.

Building effective groups of builders will swap the result for the higher, as you choose who to install cost and whose entry you could limit. protecting your code secure whereas being open to suggestions, is the most important to creating your items anything that your clients will love. Documenting huge tasks may be difficult, yet you'll how you can triumph over those demanding situations utilizing GitLab's integrated wiki functionality.

What you are going to examine from this book

  • Install GitLab on a Linux procedure with instructions for Debian or Ubuntu, with the aid of different distributions
  • Configure GitLab to your wishes and infrastructure
  • Manage clients within GitLab, whereas securing your code
  • Document your code with the integrated wikis, getting the entire crew as much as speed
  • Use the integrated factor tracker to reply to characteristic requests and insects quickly
  • Create precious groups which may collaborate and keep an eye on entry throughout projects
  • Update GitLab with the latest features
  • Get to grasp the neighborhood and be aware of the place to show should you run into trouble


A basic, effortless to appreciate instructional consultant on find out how to construct groups and successfully use model keep watch over, utilizing GitLab.

Who this e-book is written for

If you're a procedure administrator in an organization that writes software program or are in control of an infrastructure, this ebook will exhibit you an important positive factors of GitLab, together with tips on how to accelerate the final process.

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Configuring GitLab The configuration of GitLab happens mostly through the config files, if the settings do not concern repositories or user permissions. You can edit these through the web interface. Setting and editing the options will mostly happen through a text editor; it's up to you if you want to edit the files right on the server or download them to your computer first to edit them with the editor with which you are most comfortable. We will cover components such as GitLab Shell, different database systems, and the web servers Puma and Nginx.

Databases You need multiple database systems to run GitLab, which may sound unusual, but they are very different databases. MySQL is used for long-term storage of data, where Redis is responsible for queueing up the jobs, distributing them over several processes, and to ensure fast response time. Test the connection. MySQL Installing the MySQL server is easy and is followed by creating a dedicated user for GitLab. Do not just use a common user or even root to do this, it's a potential security vulnerability.

Org) understands this and lets you self-host Git repositories that fit your company or team. In this chapter, we will cover what is GitLab and the points that stand out the most when compared to its competitors. Topics covered in this chapter are as follows: GitLab featuresWhere GitLab excelsCloud-hosted GitLabSupport for your own GitLabCompetitors In this chapter, we will take a look at what features are available, how you can use them, and which competitors are worth examining. What is GitLab?

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