TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library



Self Hosted Git Management

GitLab let's you keep & manage your code, similar to GitHub but on your own server. GitLab helps you manage projects, issues and merge requests and browse source code. It's a fast, secure and stable solution based on Ruby on Rails.

Stable version: 14.0 (changelog)

This appliance includes all the standard features in TurnKey Core, and on top of that:

  • GitLab configurations:
    • GitLab, RubyGems and all other required components installed from latest upstream versions.
    • Set GitLab admin password and email on firstboot (convenience, security).
    • Set GitLab domain to serve on first boot (convenience).
    • Pre-configured to use MySQL (recommended for production).
    • Includes Nginx pre-configured to proxy to unicorn daemon, with SSL support out of the box (performance, security).
  • Includes postfix MTA (bound to localhost) for sending of email (e.g. password recovery). Also includes webmin postfix module for convenience.

Credentials (passwords set at first boot):

  • Webmin, SSH, MySQL, phpMyAdmin: username root
  • GitLab: username is email set at first boot