Re: Salsa Beta - Updates
- Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2018 17:18:21 +0100
- From: Alexander Wirt <formorer@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Salsa Beta - Updates
On Sat, 06 Jan 2018, Martín Ferrari wrote:
> On 06/01/18 00:30, Joerg Jaspert wrote:
> > Alexander (formorer) is running an Irker instance on one of its own
> > VMs. Irker can send push events to an IRC channel. Please check the
> > wiki for details on how to use it.
> > We are not entirely happy with irker and are working on a better
> > solution that will also support Issues, Merge Requests and other
> > gitlab events. Until that is ready, you are invited to use the Irker
> > instance.
> I have started working on adding webhook support to KGB, which is the
> tool that many projects are already using for years.
> Ideally, this would be a service plugin in gitlab, so projects could use
> templates for configuration, and to be able to configure what is now
> done in the kgb.conf file. But to get this out quicker, I will just add
> simple webhook parsing.
> On a side note, I only learnt about the idea to replace KGB with irker
> last week, during the CCC congress. I think that contacting the KGB
> maintainers beforehand would have been a better way of dealing with this.
I think what you learned is wrong. We use irker because it is the only thing
we have. And how could we replace something that we aren't running? KGB is
not and will probably not run by salsa.