[U-Boot] [U-Boot-Custodians] [ANNOUNCEMENT] Switching to gitlab.denx.de

Heinrich Schuchardt xypron.glpk at gmx.de
Tue Jun 18 20:49:44 UTC 2019

On 6/18/19 10:08 PM, Joe Hershberger wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 8:47 AM Wolfgang Denk <wd at denx.de> wrote:
>> Hello everybody,
>> I wrote:
>>> as discussed before, we want to switch from the old git server to
>>> more powerful soft- and hardware.  We will move the U-Boot master
>>> repository and all custodian repositories to gitlab.
>> ...
>>> The switch will take place as follows:
>>> 1. We will create user accounts for all custodians at gitlab.denx.de
>>>     You will receive an e-mail notification with your login
>>>     credentials. We will start with this this afternoon (CEST),
>>>     so if you have not received such an e-mail by tomorrow morning,
>>>     please let us know.
>>> 2. We will block your SSH keys on the old git server, thus
>>>     effectively turning the custodian repositories into read-only
>>>     mode.  Custodians will not be able to push any new stuff to the
>>>     old repositories any more.
>>>     This phase will start when all custodian repositories have been
>>>     created, but in no case before  12:00 p. m. (noon) CEST.  the
>>>     next steps will follow as quickly as possible, ideally only a few
>>>     minutes later.
>>> 3. The old repository will be cloned to the new gitlab server.  This
>>>     should not take long.  We don't expect any long interruption.
>>>     You wanted to have another cup of coffee anyway :-)
>>> 4. The custodian can resume work using the gitlab server, as soon as
>>>     he can "see" his repository there.  Tom should already be
>>>     prepared to pull from the gitlab repos.
>> All these steps have been completed by now.  All custodians should
>> be able to access the new repositories now, and use all teh gitlab
>> features that are enabled for this project (including CI runners).
> I tried to push to u-boot-net an got this...
> ------8<------
> $ git push -u -v net-push master
> Pushing to git at gitlab.denx.de:u-boot/custodians/u-boot-net.git

Just use https, e.g

git remote set-url net \

And in .gitconfig put your email address:

[credential "https://gitlab.denx.de"]
         username = joe.hershberger at gmail.com

At least this setup worked for EFI.

Best reards


> gitaly-receive-pack: fatal: error: %v
> fatal: Could not read from remote repository.
> Please make sure you have the correct access rights
> and the repository exists.
> ------>8-------
> SSH seems to be fine, but something about the path is no good. Can
> someone check this on the server?
> Thanks,
> -Joe
>> The U-Boot web pages (especially the source code links and the
>> custodian page) have been updated to reference the new gitlab
>> repositories.
>> By now, the gitlab repos represent the official and active mainline
>> / custodian repositories.
>>> 5. After all custodians have been moved, URL rewrite rules will be
>>>     activated, and the DNS will be changed, so that the old URLs
>>>     will still be working, though only for read-only access.
>>>     Note: this last step is the most error-prone one.  It is likely
>>>     that the rewrite roles are incomplete at the beginning, and/or
>>>     incorrect for a few special cases.  Please be patient and report
>>>     such errors with enough detail to reproduce, then we will fix
>>>     them.
>> This is what we will be working on now.
>> Thanks for your patience!
>> Best regards,
>> Wolfgang Denk
>> --
>> DENX Software Engineering GmbH,      Managing Director: Wolfgang Denk
>> HRB 165235 Munich, Office: Kirchenstr.5, D-82194 Groebenzell, Germany
>> Phone: (+49)-8142-66989-10 Fax: (+49)-8142-66989-80 Email: wd at denx.de
>> Living on Earth may be expensive, but it includes an annual free trip
>> around the Sun.
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