gitlab ci for puppet control-repo – a test suite

There’s lots of content already out there about puppet CI testing; this is what I initially came up with using GitLab CI, and with various other improvements such blogged about previously in posts tagged gitlab-runner such as: Separate rake files. A lot of examples I found had very long complicated rake files to define different […]

gitlab omnibus 11.10.3 – gitaly not starting

tl;dr The logs lead me to realise gitaly was having issues.  This serves up the repositories to the rest of the gitlab installation. The only bits of gitaly running were this: ├─3670 runsv gitaly ├─3691 /opt/gitlab/embedded/bin/gitaly-wrapper /opt/gitlab/embedded/bin/gitaly /var/opt/gitlab/gitaly/config.toml └─9405 svlogd -tt /var/log/gitlab/gitaly These were failing to stop via gitlab-ctl stop It should have a gitaly […]

gitlab runners and ci – getting started

intro Before trying to use GitLab runner (shell) in anger, I wanted to peek under the hood – it’ll make things easier later. I’ll stash more information here if it looks useful. Docs: built in docs at One of a number of posts on GitLab CI, see the gitlab-runner tag. .gitlab-ci.yml This is […]