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  1. 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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      0 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
    • 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)

      57 votes
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        3 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
      • Export Issues

        Will be cool if the issues can be exported for PDF file to show a report.

        59 votes
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          2 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…

          31 votes
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            0 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.

            32 votes
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            • Remove issues and milestones

              Owner must have possibility to delete issues and milestones

              191 votes
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                3 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
              • Kill processes when cancelling a build

                When we cancel a build, the runner is running the test until the actual command ends.
                Is it possible to kill the command on cancel?

                When you only have on runner, is it annoying to wait until the canceled build is done to run a new build.

                (Imported from https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlab-ci/issues/211)

                16 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                • Show milestone deadline on issues/MRs

                  In lieu of per-issue/-MR deadlines, it would be useful to display the milestone deadline on issues/MRs that have a milestone assigned (where the milestone has a deadline). This can be displayed next to the milestone dropdown, or in a similar location/layout as the "Accepting this merge request will close issues ..." item.

                  Not critical but nice-to-have would be:
                  - Also displaying the number of days until expiry
                  - Appending something like "(past due)" if the milestone has expired

                  This would avoid the need to click through to the milestone to see your deadline, or write a comment with the deadline…

                  8 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

                    75 votes
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                    • create a functionality for user to upload files to the repository, and a functionality for user to replace the existing file

                      to upload files to the repository, system should check whether same name file exist in current repository.
                      to replace files to the repository, system should check whether the content of the file is changed.

                      32 votes
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                      • Add usernames to Gitlab Log for Troubleshooting

                        It would be beneficial to log the username of the user who performed each action logged in production log so it would be simpler to debug and troubleshoot user issues. Currently, the only way to identify a user in the log is with client IP, but this is not the best method since it requires the user to be able to provide their IP (and people's IPs change), which not every user is savvy enough to do. Having the usernames in the log would greatly simplify this process.

                        This would also be beneficial from a security standpoint because it would…

                        13 votes
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                          4 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                        • Allow MR assignee to merge in (close) merge request without Master/Owner permission

                          The idea is that developers cannot push to protected branches but the assignees of merge requests should be able to merge them into the protected master branches.

                          Developers (permissions) shouldn't be able to push to protected branches but they should be able to merge the code that they have been assigned to check before merge (assignee of MR).
                          Allowing developers to push to protected branches will omit the whole idea with protected branches. I think this is quite simple and intuitive, isn't it?

                          19 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                          • Will be awesome if searching will be working by branch name

                            Currently, search work only by title, but I can not find the task by branch name

                            23 votes
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                            • Use shields.io for badges

                              It would be nice if Gitlab CI used shields.io badges. The current badges are inconsistent with the other badges on Github.

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                                0 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                              • Add client IP in gitlab-shell log

                                Other log files in Gitlab log the client IP address, eg production.log. This is useful for debugging and security. Add the client IP to the gitlab-shell.log.

                                This is relatively straightforward to do. It can be obtained from ENV['SSH_CONNECTION'] the same way @origin_cmd is set from ENV['SSH_ORIGINAL_COMMAND'] in lib/gitlab-shell.rb and then can be included in the log message.

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

                                  15 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                  • Enable issue removal

                                    We've implemented Gtilab at where I work, and love every second of it. It's a very solid and integrated solution, which helps us a lot along the way. However, there's one little thing stopping us from using Gitlab to its full potential - the issues can not be removed, only closed.

                                    What do we do if the issue was opened on mistake, and we want every trace of it gone? Closing it just does not cut it - it means it is sill left in the database. And we do not want to fill our database with junk like that.

                                    11 votes
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                                    • feature request: ability to add attachments of all file types to issues screen and wiki

                                      There is current limitation of only ability to add screenshots/jpeg images in to the issues and wiki tabs under a project repo. It would be very useful to have the ability to add up files ( irrespective of file types) to add. as most of the times, we run report and need to attach it to the issue once it is complete

                                      6 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                      • Send notification on commits inside merge request

                                        Any activity on merge request should generate notifications to its Assignee.

                                        At the moment you could see all the changes (e.g. new commit) on discussion tab of merge request, but no notifications are sent.

                                        9 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  GitLab CE  ·  Admin →
                                        • Implement GitLab-flavor MarkDown based on CommonMark

                                          Markdown is a poorly defined markup standard.
                                          Writing markdown has been a pain in the ass so far.

                                          For example, it is almost impossible to know how to properly put a code block in a nested list entry.

                                          With CommonMark, you will have no problem with nested lists.

                                          36 votes
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