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From Benedikt Ritter <brit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: GitLab?
Date Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:33:42 GMT
I like the idea of an ASF wide GitLab instance, as I've already pointed out
:-) [1]

Benedikt

[1] http://markmail.org/thread/exxaqmo4hsxa2d3x

2015-03-05 9:32 GMT+01:00 Niclas Hedhman <niclas@hedhman.org>:

> Ok....
>
> On Thu, Mar 5, 2015 at 4:27 PM, jan i <jani@apache.org> wrote:
>
> > On Thursday, March 5, 2015, Roman Shaposhnik <roman@shaposhnik.org>
> wrote:
> >
> > > On Wed, Mar 4, 2015 at 7:24 PM, Niclas Hedhman <niclas@hedhman.org
> > > <javascript:;>> wrote:
> > > > But, during my last 2-3 year absence, has the GitLab[1] option been
> > > > discussed and/or tried? GitLab is open sourced, can run on our infra
> > and
> > > > has many of the essential features of Github.
> > > > But perhaps people are satisfied enough with the Github mirroring
> that
> > is
> > > > already in place, but with GitLab in house, we could (in theory) add
> > > > features around licensing (like ICLA style assurance, similar to
> Jira),
> > > and
> > > > non-committers could(!) be allowed a direct route to the horse's
> > mouth...
> > >
> > > Here's the way I look at it: the power of github.com comes not so much
> > > from the
> > > web UI or even API, but from a network effect. It is where developers
> > > congregate.
> > > Thus we'd have to have mirrors of our stuff there anyway to enable PR
> > > workflow
> > > for projects that care about it. And as long as THAT is in place, the
> > > need for something
> > > like GL is reduced, IMHO.
> >
> >
> > I believe the mirrors are enough for PR workflow, and I personally like
> the
> > clear borderline. The mirror is read only but you can still submit
> > patches.... become a committer and get access to the "real thing".
> Building
> > a GITASF extra to what we already have would just add complexity without
> > giving real advantages.
> >
> > That said a lot of projects have their own vm(s) and other can normally
> get
> > one if requested, so nothing stops a project from providing gitlabs.
> >
> > rgds
> > jan i
> >
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Roman.
> > >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Sent from My iPad, sorry for any misspellings.
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Niclas Hedhman, Software Developer
> http://www.qi4j.org - New Energy for Java
>



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