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  1. Remote backup

    It would be nice to have an option for storing the local backups on a remote server. For example :
    1. Amazon S3
    2. Google Drive
    3. Dropbox
    4. SFTP on some remote machine

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      29 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
    • Set due dates for individual issues

      Sometimes we add issues that are independent of a milestone. An example of this type of issue would be a bug or a question. I'd like to be able to set a due date for these individual issues without having to add them to a milestone. Thanks!

      75 votes
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      • Request access procedure

        Normally the procedure for getting access to a repo. involves mailing the Owner(s) or creating a Ticket.

        We have found this to be slow and sometime people are not accessible, also it doesn't provide a good Audit trail.

        It would be preferable to have a workflow where you inside the tool can request access, like:

        $ ssh git@gitlab request <repo> <role>

        This then notifies the Owner(s) that can Grant this request.

        $ ssh git@gitlab [grant|reject] <request id>

        The advantage of this approach is that it better model's how permission's get assigned and it provides an Audit trail inside the tool.

        25 votes
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          6 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
        • Add Access-Control-Allow-Origin header to HTTPS pack-protocol responses

          I would love to be able to clone a repository from my web-based environment. I've gone through the trouble to implement the git database and network protocols in pure js so I have git in the browser, but I can't actually talk to your server because you haven't enabled CORS.

          I see your server is being proxied through nginx. This makes is trivial to enable this feature.

          https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/HTTP/Access_control_CORS

          http://enable-cors.org/server_nginx.html

          I need to be able to request urls like https://gitlab.com/creationix/creationix.git/info/refs?service=git-upload-pack over XHR. The pack protocol involved GET and POST requests to this domain from another domain (where my app is hosted).

          28 votes
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          • Bubble description of a project while hovering on the "personal projects" columns

            UI Feature request to have a bubble offering the overview of each project listed in the "personal projects column" of the user front page, avoiding to have to click on the project to know what its description is.

            Move your mouse above the name of a project listed in the "personal projects" column of the user front page. Currently the color just turns blue, which is nice but does not offer added value for the user.

            Moving above the name of a project, a bubble could offer the description of the project, avoiding to have to click on the project…

            14 votes
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            • Have a responsive design that scales to the full width

              I have a large and wide monitor, but some of the screens on GitLab don't expand to make use of available horizontal space. (The contents are in a fixed width block; the margins expand).

              Screens such as the milestone view and side-by-side diff view could immensely benefit from the extra space.

              6 votes
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              • provide composer package repository support

                GitLab HQ should be more readily usable as a Composer package repository solution. By building this as a project service (akin to Hipchat or CI integration), projects can "opt-in" to be included in a generated packages.json manifest file.

                I have successfully built the core of this functionality into our install of GitLab HQ CE 6.7.5 and would like to make it available to the GitLab community.

                71 votes
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                  14 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                • Allow Web Hooks to post back logs data that will be shown under a project "Log" section

                  Let's say you have defined a "Push events web hook" for one of your project on gitlab.

                  When Gitlab triggers the hook, this one may generates logs useful to the developer. Showing those logs under a project "Log" section would be nice (instead in an external other tool)

                  Implementation example (the basic one):

                  - Don't make Gitlab ignore the content returned by the hook when the HTTP call is executed (or let the hook post back data later to gitlab thanks to a secret "token" passed to it).

                  - Expect hooks to return JSON-formatted list of logs formatted as follow:

                  12 votes
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                  • Option to have Work In Progress filter for Issues

                    I want additional status for issues in git lab. For example, "work in progress".. It will be useful to track what are the issues currently in working phase. Also i want an option to revert back the status from work in progress to open..

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                    • Support running gitlab in a subdirectory with omnibus

                      It would be nice if `external_url` would allow a path specification, because then you could install gitlab omnibus along other applications on the same server without using multiple subdomains.

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                      • provide squash option when merging merge requests

                        Add a checkbox "Squash into one commit" below "Merge" button of a merge request. The default state of that checkbox should be configurable per instance and per project.

                        The UI would ask for a commit message (defaulting to branch name) and then execute the equivalent of 'git checkout other-branch; git merge --squash this-branch; git commit -m "commit-message", close the merge request and delete the branch (if the other checkbox is ticked).

                        This is a common workflow in projects and not supporting it causes a lot of confusion and extra work.

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                          11 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
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                            5 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                          • Native Debian (deb) and Fedora (rpm) packages

                            There is an ongoing effort to make Fedora packages that is detailed on: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Axilleas/GitLab#GitLab_for_Fedora Please offer to help with the native packaging effort there.

                            There also is an ongoing effort to make Debian packages on the Debian Ruby Mailing list: https://lists.debian.org/debian-ruby/ Please offer to help with the native packaging effort there.

                            Some older Debian Ruby emails for reference:
                            Status https://lists.debian.org/debian-ruby/2014/03/msg00027.html Cédric Boutillier <boutil@debian.org>
                            Emoji https://lists.debian.org/debian-ruby/2014/03/msg00053.html Jonas Genannt <jonas.genannt@capi2name.de>
                            Sytse offerting help https://lists.debian.org/debian-ruby/2014/03/msg00070.html

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                              3 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                            • Add Global Wiki and Wall to Groups

                              Some times I need make a global wiki for all projects in the same group. I would like can make wiki and well for a group

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                                0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                              • Send X-Github-Event on Push Web hook

                                Gitlab's web hooks for push events (https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlabhq/blob/master/doc/web_hooks/web_hooks.md#push-events) are very similar to the ones created by Github (https://developer.github.com/v3/activity/events/types/#pushevent). By sending the `X-Github-Event: Push` like Github does (https://developer.github.com/v3/repos/hooks/) one could use existing implementations for Gitlab too. For example node-github-hook (https://github.com/nlf/node-github-hook/issues/15#issuecomment-55960389).
                                Similar: http://feedback.gitlab.com/forums/176466-general/suggestions/3787958-web-hooks-data-posts-should-be-github-compatible But I only want the X-Github-Event header field added :)

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                                  1 comment  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                • two-factor authentication with Yubikey

                                  Implement a two-factor authentication mechanism with Yubikey to create secure Gitlab instances.

                                  http://www.yubico.com/

                                  The linux kernel source code is also protected by a Yubikey by the way:
                                  http://www.zdnet.com/linux-kernel-source-code-repositories-get-better-security-7000032713/

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                                    2 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                  • Option to change date and time format

                                    American date format is realy wierd for europeans. AM/PM is not much better.

                                    Please add option to set prefered date format. In addition to current format, ISO date format (YYYY-MM-DD), a meaningful format (DD.MM.YYYY), and long format (D. Month YYYY) should be available.

                                    Also please add option to switch to 24 hour time format.

                                    12 votes
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                                    • Tabs width

                                      In GitLab, there is a default width for Tabs set to 8 spaces, that generally works well for web. But for developers, tabs are generally set somewhere between 3 and 4 (mostly 4).

                                      It makes any code and diff uploaded to GitLab very difficult to read without manually injecting a css hack into each page which isn't user-friendly at all.

                                      Please allow us (in options or in the page) to switch display value for tabs.
                                      The easiest way would be a Javascript field taking an int and injecting it into a css value of: "tabs-size = $val"

                                      Thanks

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                                        • Make Closed Issues deletable

                                          So i started to generate some shitty issues like"sdfsdfsdfsd" with the title and closed it after. The problem is now, that i cant delete this old issues and the stats are full of them aswell.

                                          I think i would a nice feature to delete close issues / delete all issues in a project.

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