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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 →
    • 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).

      26 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…

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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.

          16 votes
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            5 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
          • 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.

            68 votes
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              13 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
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              • 36 votes
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                  4 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                • Improve Runner Web UI view w/ Worker Details & More

                  I think that the Runner UI in GitLab CI needs some improvements.

                  For instance, it would be very neat to be able to see each worker listed under the runner they're working for in the Runner view. Not only that, but be able to name each Runner (and possibly worker). This would make it easier to identify runners if you have multiple; either assign via hostname, or manually rename them.

                  In addition, the ability of explicitly creating workers under a runner. This would allow the ability to set a specific worker, or workers, to use for a given project.

                  It…

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                    2 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  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

                    11 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                    • 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.

                      212 votes
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                        8 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                      • Addin preview to the wiki pages

                        It would be nice to be able to see the preview in the wiki pages before having to commit them.

                        15 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                        • View Language Statistics

                          It would be helpful to see a representation of the languages used in a repository. Attached is a screenshot from Github.

                          63 votes
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                            5 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                          • 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

                            8 votes
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                            • 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.

                              8 votes
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                              • UI Notification system

                                An embeded notification system like the one in github (or facebook, or twitter...).

                                This way we'll see what's new accessing any section of gitlab (as it should display a notification count in the top bar).

                                90 votes
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                                • Prevent users from creating labels

                                  Once 7.2 is released, labels should only be able to be created by a certain user level. Guests/Reporters for example should not be able to add labels, only select existing ones.

                                  7 votes
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                                  • 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

                                    46 votes
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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.

                                      16 votes
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                                      • Ability to configure Web Hooks globally

                                        I'm looking for a way to set a web hook to trigger on push events for all projects in a global setting.

                                        Currently i have it configured on each project separately with the 'Settings->Web hooks->Trigger->Push events' setting, but my coworkers forget to set it on new projects ;-)

                                        86 votes
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                                        • Link issues over project borders

                                          Depending on the size of a project sometimes the project is splitted up into multiple parts or have a public project for issue tracking and multiple projects for development.

                                          It would be nice to link issues from different projects belonging together.

                                          At the moment #<issue number> is the syntax for linking issues from the same project.

                                          An additional syntax enhancement like <group/project>#<issue number> would be nice to link issues from other projects in comments, wiki, commit messages and so on.

                                          6 votes
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