[Hpr] Git repository

Mike Dupont jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com
Wed Jun 3 05:59:19 PDT 2015

Hi there,
do we have hosting available?
if hosting is available, you can use just git over ssh with no front
end. you can make an http front end public as well. Then people can
mirror that to github or gitlab but you can make sure the main repo is
always in your hands.

On 6/3/15, Jason van Gumster <jason at monsterjavaguns.com> wrote:
> sndchaser at cerebralrift.org wrote:
>> On 2015-06-03 03:27, Klaatu wrote:
>> > So, I'm voting gitlab. (We also use the self-hosted version at my
>> > work,
>> > seems to work well).
>> Let me toss in a complete alternative to git. I know that everyone
>> seems to love git these days, but I became quite impressed with fossil a
>> few years ago.
>> The big reasons I like fossil:
>> - Single file repositories
>> - Self-contained versioning system (ie there isn't a need for external
>> tools like trac or redmine)
>> - Everything you need: scm, web-interface, ticket system and wiki all
>> in one
>> - cgi enabled for web hosting
>> - Runs on every platform (it's written in TCL)
>> - Running distributed / forks of repositories is easy
>> And the whole thing is, of course, Open Source.
>> If you haven't looked at it, it's worth spending some time on their
>> website: http://fossil-scm.org/index.html/doc/trunk/www/index.wiki
>> George
> Just adding to that, I've used fossil for a few small projects (not
> entirely
> code) and I've been quite impressed with it. The integrated wiki and
> ticketing
> *is* a bit light, so you may run into trouble if you're trying to do
> anything
> that a more dedicated wiki or tracker does (or if you want to extend
> functionality).
> It's also worth mentioning that that there is a free github-like hosting
> service for fossil over at http://chiselapp.com. I've not personally used
> it,
> but it is mentioned on the fossil website.
>   -Fweeb
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