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  1. Git Large File Storage (LFS) Support

    Would be great to support Git Large File Storage: https://git-lfs.github.com

    Git LFS appears to be considerably easier to setup and use than Git Annex.

    GitHub just announced Git LFS (opensource) and will be adding to GitHub: https://github.com/blog/1986-announcing-git-large-file-storage-lfs

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      5 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
    • Hosting web pages from a repository

      Both GitHub and BitBucket allows their users to host simple HTML web pages by creating a repository (whether private or public) named as _username_`.github.io` and _username_`.bitbucket.org` respectively. Once created, the repository name becomes the URL of the user's personal web page.

      It would be nice to have this feature on GitLab.com too! Moreoever, as GitLab aims to do things both GitHub and BitBucket do but better, I think we can go one step further by making it possible to host also pages in Markdown (with the correspondent to `index.html` be named, say, `README.md` or `home.md`). Since GitLab already has built-in…

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      • Add repository templates to gitlab

        The ability for the admin to create a number of named git repository templates would be very nice.
        It should be possible to add files to the template so any repo made from a template gets a copy of the template files.
        When you want to make a new project in gitlab there should be a pulldown menu where you could choose a template created inhouse.

        Many uses gitlab as an internal company git server, thus often specific setups are required for repositories.
        Templates would simplify this by ensuring the default files are present at clone.
        Maintenance of said files…

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          0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
        • add the option to set the wiki as project view

          Since 7.13 you can set the project view to "readme" and "activity view" please add the option to show the wiki for the project there also.

          35 votes
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            0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
          • Relations between issues

            Please add option to specify relations between issues. For example like Redmine does.

            Idea is very simple: Each issue can have relation to any other issue. Relations are bidirectional. And the relation may be of one of few types.

            Types of relations:
            - blocks / is blocked by
            - follows / precedes
            - related to
            - duplicate of
            - part of (subtask) / composed of

            See http://www.redmine.org/projects/redmine/wiki/RedmineIssues.

            I know it is possible to link another issue in comment, but explicit relations will allow more advanced issue processing.

            To make great use of these relations, a start date, expected duration…

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              3 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
            • Create a leaner package for power users

              The current Omnibus package is fantastic for getting users up and running. Some users, however, feel that the Omnibus package is too bloated. For example, if the user wants to use their own Postgres or Nginx/Apache they would rather not have those dependencies brought in with the package.

              Consider creating a 'bare' GitLab Omnibus package which only includes Ruby/Gems plus GitLab source. Let users include their own database and web server.

              32 votes
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              • group by milestone when sorting by milestone

                When sorting by "Milestone due soon/later", the results should be grouped by milestone instead of by project.

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                  0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                • Ask to choose licence during the creation of a repository and use SPDX standard

                  Public code with no licence is a bad idea. So it would be nice to be asked to choose a licence when creating a code repository. And to ease interoperability and avoid ambiguity, using SDPX names and IDs for licences would be great.
                  Thanks !

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                    0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                  • notification for single file changes

                    It would be great to have the option of setting a notification rule for single files, that sends a notification if someone elses commit includes this file.

                    34 votes
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                    • API - Merge request diff comments

                      On gitlab you can add comments to merge request diff.

                      However, this cannot be done via API.

                      Please add:
                      - post comment to diff
                      - get comments with attribute line_num

                      13 votes
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                      • Feature request: plugin support in GitLab CI

                        I think it would be great if GitLab CI had plugin integration (similar to Jenkins), such as Checkstyle, Code coverage and FindBugs.

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                          9 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                        • sort milestones by expiry date

                          Would be nice if the milestone view would be ordered by expiry date ...

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                          • add protected branch option to "require merge request" regardless of permission level (ie: master)

                            We like to give everyone full permissions, but want to prevent people from pushing to master without a merge request / code review (even masters)

                            It would be nice to have an OPTION to require merge request

                            11 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  GitLab EE  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow Web Hooks for Wiki Repository

                              I want to trigger a http://readthedocs.org build whenever I create a Tag or Push to Wiki repository.

                              12 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                              • API - Merge request add new fields

                                Add new fileds to merge request

                                target_branch_protected
                                can_accept
                                can_close
                                can_reopen

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                                  0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                • Enable users to create labels during issue creation

                                  Users should be able to create new labels during issue creation (perhaps depending on a certain project setting being set accordingly).

                                  Reason is that the categorization is sometimes subject to change, especially in complex projects. If you want to assign a newly created issue to a label that has not been created yet, you first have to create the label before you are able to finish your issue description.

                                  This causes extra work as you then have to save the issue and re-edit it to add the label reference.

                                  It should be possible to create issue labels during issue creation,…

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                                    0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                  • Send the label's color on issues API reply

                                    Issues API current replies

                                    { ..., labels: ['BUG', .....}

                                    Wish it replied:

                                    { ... labels: [{ name: 'BUG', color: '#ff0000'}, ....

                                    Just like github does.

                                    With that it's easy to set a nice public view or use some external (even CLI tools) to show tags with their colors ;)

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                                      2 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                    • Filtering issues with multiple labels

                                      I updated recently from version 7.5.x to 7.8.0, and I realized that filtering on multiple labels in issues is gone.

                                      Since the labels moved from the sidebar to a dropdown menu, it is no longer possible to select multiple labels in conjunction (i.e. with AND semantics).

                                      This in my opinion is a dramatic downgrade, as we use group of labels to mark issues with different meaning, e.g.

                                      type:bug, type:feature, type:idea, type:requirement
                                      prio:urgent
                                      comp:c1, comp:c2, ...

                                      So we wanted to find urgent bugs about component c2, we could filter with all the corresponding labels "type:bug, prio:urgent, comp:c2".

                                      Actually I wonder I…

                                      57 votes
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                                      • Jupyter/Ipython notebook rendering

                                        We're working quite a lot with Python, and we also use IPython/Jupyter notebooks to present/share/distribute tutorials, presentations, teaching material etc (university context). Rendering these notebooks is a very cool feature :-), and [nbviewer](http://nbviewer.ipython.org/) is an example of such a static web renderer ([source](https://github.com/jupyter/nbviewer)). You can feed it a URL or Github repo/gist to render it for you. As of today, [Github](https://github.com/blog/1995-github-jupyter-notebooks-3) (see what they say at [HackerNews](https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=9507069) about that) also renders Jupiter notebooks natively.

                                        The static rendering of IPython/Jupyter notebooks has been mentioned a while ago on the [mailing list](http://mail.scipy.org/pipermail/ipython-dev/2013-October/012452.html),…

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                                        • Add Optional view for Merge Request with side panel for File Tree

                                          The current Merge Request section shows a continuous list of file changes (up to some limit for performance reasons). With an expandable flat list of changed files on top.

                                          That might be convenient for seeing a handful small changes without having to click on each file.

                                          But when there are MANY changes to MANY files, Gitlab ends up displaying just the top "some" files without any navigation aid.

                                          It would be great if one could choose a different view instead (similar to Stash) where you have a side panel with the tree of changed files, and when you click on…

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