Category Archives: Gerrit

Best Branching and Merging strategies in Gerrit

Best Branching and Merging strategies in Gerrit Step 1 – First Lets read this article about Best Branching and Merging strategies in git Best Branching and Merging strategies in git Step 2 – Now Lets learn the Gerrit Merge Types https://nofluffjuststuff.com/magazine/2016/04/understanding_and_applying_gerrit_part_3_gerrit_submit_types_and_git_review Step 3 – Time to Learn the Types of Submit in Gerrit https://gerrit-review.googlesource.com/Documentation/project-configuration.html Step… Read More »

How to replace Changes after the Gerrit review without changing the commit id?

How to replace Changes after the Gerrit review without changing the commit id? One of the main benefits of code review is the ability to receive and incorporate feedback from other developers without changing the commit-id and review id. With Gerrit, you incorporate these changes by amending the commit. Gerrit uses the CHange-Id to ensure… Read More »

What is “Install Verified label” in Gerrit?

What is “Install Verified label” in Gerrit? The Verified label was originally invented by the Android Open Source Project to mean ‘compiles, passes basic unit tests’. Some CI tools expect to use the Verified label to vote on a change after running. During site initialization the administrator may have chosen to configure the default Verified… Read More »

Importannce of Canonical web url in Gerrit

The canonical web url must be set. Optional base URL for repositories available over the anonymous git protocol. For example, set this to git://mirror.example.com/base/ to have Gerrit display patch set download URLs in the UI. Gerrit automatically appends the project name onto the end of the URL. By default unset, as the git daemon must… Read More »

How to backup and restore Gerrit server?

How to backup and restore gerrit server? There are 3 coponent which should be backed up in gerrit Repository – According to me best way to backup the repository is to setup a replication with other gerrit hosting tools using gerrit replication plugins. The steps can be find as below; Gerrit Database Depends on the… Read More »