Re: Next steps for gitlab.debian (Re: GitLab B.V. to host free-software GitLab for Debian project)
On Wed, 2016-06-08 at 10:53, Christiaan de Die le Clercq wrote:
> On 06/08/2016 10:39 AM, Arturo Borrero Gonzalez wrote:
> > On 8 June 2016 at 10:08, Lars Wirzenius <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> On Wed, Jun 08, 2016 at 09:47:56AM +0200, Alexander Wirt wrote:
> >>> I am also not very keen on using a system with a "open core / enterprise"
> >>> model. For such a crucial service I would really prefer a real open source
> >>> system. But maybe I am alone with that oppinion.
> >> You're not alone. The open core approach of Gitlab worries me greatly.
> >> (I'm just a random Debian developer. I no particular say in this.)
> > +1
> Though I am not involved in this discussion and didn't read a lot of
> previous emails about this. I am going to assume it would be hosted on
> Debian's servers and not with Gitlab's hosted services. We use Gogs at
> the office, a (MIT licensed) Gitlab alternative.
> It might be worth checking out.
We also tried Gogs and it works very well and looks promising but we
didn't yet moved our repos from gitolite to gogs so I can't tell for
sure would it be good for Debian. IMHO, it is worth some investigation.