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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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      3 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…

        57 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…

          282 votes
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            1 comment  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
          • 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.

            324 votes
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              2 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  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.

              11 votes
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              • 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.

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                • 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…

                  43 votes
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                  • 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 →
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                        2 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                      • sort milestones by expiry date

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

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                        • Graph should be shown by user and by email, not by name!

                          Right now a user can own several emails. But when there are commits with the same email but with different names graphs are shown as if commits were made by different people.

                          This happened in our Gitlab installation at work, when we imported pre-existing repositories that had different commit names for the same email, and now different graphs appear for each Name instead of for each User (email).

                          26 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                          • Syntax highlighed diffs

                            Highlight programming language syntax when displaying diffs.

                            Like https://github.com/blog/1932-syntax-highlighted-diffs

                            355 votes
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                            • Extend support for JIRA issue tracker to set fix version

                              When closing / resolving tickets via commit message it would be useful to be able to set a custom fix version as well (similar to the commands FishEye allows with https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/FISHEYE/Using+Smart+Commits).

                              23 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  GitLab EE  ·  Admin →
                              • Add pink to Application theme colors for girl programers

                                As a female programmer, I want my gitlab to be pink. Pink is my favorite color. I believe many girls would love pink gitlab just like me.

                                10 votes
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                                • Doxygen generated documentation page

                                  I use doxygen style commenting and would be very happy if GitLab could autogenerate doxygen documentation (using doxygen configuration file commited to root) which would then be viewed as Code Documentation tab (just as wiki). This could be made by daily trigger or with each commit (preferably) to master. That way we can keep documentation completely up to date directly from code to and avoid linking to doc directory to display.

                                  106 votes
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                                    5 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                  • Remember side-by-side diff choice

                                    Right now when i want to review code i have to choose side-by-side diff each time i open a Merge Request because that choice is not stored/saved anywhere.

                                    Either store my last choice/change of viewer globally somewhere and use it on all diff views from that point on. Or let me have a config option on my account where i can specify my preferred choice.

                                    97 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                    • Password reset email sent out when creating users through API

                                      Current Behaviour: (v7.9.1)
                                      When creating a user through the API, the user confirmation email does not ask users to do a password reset. This leads to a usability issue since users that have accounts created for them may not know their current username and password, and even if they know the username they may not think to log out and click "reset password".

                                      Desired Behaviour:
                                      When creating a user through the API, the user email generated asks users to reset their password -- as occurs when creating a user from the admin console.

                                      Please let me know if more information…

                                      26 votes
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                                      • Change diff hover color

                                        The mouseover hover color in diffs is red, which is confusing when hovering over an added line.

                                        16 votes
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                                        • Feature request: Starred Github repository

                                          Hello, a nice feature (IMHO) will be the possibility to add / import starred repository from Github to GitLab.

                                          Example: I've a Github account, I've starred repository, I'm migrating to GitLab, I want save my account like my repository (already implemented),watched repository and starred.. the idea is permit to see the Github repo on my GitLab starred page and iif I click It is redirect to Github, and for watched, it's clone on my instance and pull everytime.

                                          I don't know if you understand, in 2 words: starred mix
                                          (sorry for my english)

                                          77 votes
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