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  1. Allow access to build artifacts of GitLab CI

    We have an Git-Repro witth tex-Files and let them compile by gitlab-ci, it would be cool if we could access the generated pdfs or a zip folder of the result, or any compiled file directly when viewing it in Gitlab and get so more user-friendly, maybe you can select one file or designate its name that will be uploaded as result of the build script

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      21 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →

      We thinking about allowing the runners to upload build artifacts to the GitLab CI coordinators. These files can than be linked from the build page. We’re open to proposals on how to design this. We’re also open to proposals that just upload the complete working directory.

    • 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 →
      • Display timeline of build metrics like coverage e.t.c.

        I use Gitlab CI for hardware synthesis. There are a number of metrics that characterize the build, e.g. test coverage, maximum frequency of the circuit, resource usage, number of tests and possibly others.

        It would be nice to see a timeline for those metrics over the build numbers like here:

        http://www.legup.org:9100/perf/dashboard/overview.html

        There should be some mechanism to extract the metrics either directly from the logfile (maybe like grep?) or the build must produce a file with some t.b.d format which contains the metrics for that build.

        sidekiq uses rickshaw for displaying a graph. That could be the way for the…

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          8 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
        • preview / render static html pages pushed to repositories (or gl-pages equivalent to gh-pages)?

          For our working group we have a git-first-steps repo which contains an html presentation with "first steps"... Not only for presentations, but also for js demos, etc. it would be cool if gitlab allowed to "host" this out of the box.

          Security needs some thought in this case though... (think about pushing a specially crafted html and sending a link to an admin). Maybe have it on a subdomain like "preview."... ?

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            9 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
          • PDF download for .md and .tex files from blob and blob edit view

            Let users download PDF versions of .md or .tex files from the:

            - blob view
            - blob edit view for the current textarea content they are editing (serving as a preview).

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            Proposed implementation:

            Convert `.md` to `.tex` via kramdown.

            PDF is compiled from tex via texlive 2009 at push time (there would be a compile queue).

            Add links to the compilation logs, and new views with the logs.

            Preprocess logs to filter / highlight errors.

            We can introduce only the kramdown dependency, and let interested users install texlive themselves.

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            **Economic Viability Analysis**

            I know this is a big…

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              15 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
            • Add support for test results parsing

              I think is very useful to read the test results.
              A support for parsing/view xml-junit-compliant will cover many tools that use the junit-xml format.

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                8 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
              • Merge requests should trigger a build on the main project

                When you create a merge request it should trigger a build on the main project + the merge request changes and show build status on the merge request page.

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                  18 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                • Build project on all runners instead of only one

                  Gitlab CI triggers a build only on a single runner from the pool of available runners. This does not fit our needs since we have multiple runners for different operating systems and want to test whether the project builds well on all the different systems.

                  Another idea would be to allow creating multiple Gitlab CI projects for a Gitlab Repo/Project and manually assign the appropriate runners to those projects. But this feels like a workaround and brings a lot of additional configuration overhead.

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                    3 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                  • GitLab CI should push successful builds to an external repo

                    Sometimes the production environment uses a different repo. To have continues delivery we could push to that repo automatically.

                    We could just add a push target and generate a public/private key for each project. The public key would be added to the external repo.

                    People that want to promote each build would just run a command that always exists successfully, so use "ls" instead of "bundle exec rake spec".

                    The push command can be something like `git push --mirror --force remote_push_url`.

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                      8 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                    • 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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                        2 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                      • Ability to customize Issue tracker fields

                        For example adding custom fields like a REAL issue tracker. I'm using gitlab for our web development company and sometimes we need custom fields, for example:

                        - The user is logged in?
                        - Which browser?
                        - Which device?

                        Things like that :) Thanks

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                        • Badge for Code coverage

                          There should be the ability to have a badge for code-coverage similiar to the build-status badge.

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                            2 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                          • GitLab CI should push notifications to configured services

                            Right now our GitLab is configured to push all activity to HipChat. However GitLab CI activity is not pushed to HipChat. Can GitLab CI do this?

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                              9 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                            • Build slave projects

                              What i like to see is if the parent project build succeed.
                              Build a other project after that.
                              If there is some sort of command for that we can put in the "Build steps"
                              that would be great!

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                              • Build time estimate (and/or load bar) based on previous build time.

                                It would be nice for example the last 3 or 5 build took average 8 minutes CI can display an approximately build time estimate.

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                                • 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)

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                                    0 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                                  • Allow auto-joining of Runner to GitLab-CI

                                    It would be great to be able to easily automate the spinning up and down of runners without having to manually enter the new token from GitLab-CI every time it changes.

                                    Is there a way to enable auto-signing or something so I can automate this?
                                    If not -> feature request!

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                                      4 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                                    • Build pipeline / Chain Builds

                                      We have several projects that share common libraries (python) or exhibit an ancestry (docker images). It would be incredibly helpful if the CI implemented chain-jobs, builds that are triggered not by a specific commit, but by the exit status of another build.

                                      Bi-directional configuration would be ideal:
                                      - when current job is successful, trigger builds of projects x and y.
                                      - when project z is successful, trigger this job.

                                      For our unit's workflows, a repeat build of the current commit would suffice, as we know that the build artifact and test outcomes could vary based on the outside change.

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                                        5 comments  ·  GitLab CI  ·  Admin →
                                      • Create Gitlab-CI demo

                                        Create Gitlab live demo

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                                        • autorefresh to see build results

                                          On several pages you can see outdated data. The page should constantly ask the server for updates and show the updated values

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