GitLabΒΆ is installed with docker.

The configuration variables are set in inventories/common/host_vars/gitlab-host/gitlab.yml at the root of the repository. It can be copied from molecule/gitlab/roles/gitlab/defaults/main.yml.

  • gitlab_password: database password
  • gitlab_shared_runners_registration_token: runner registration token predefined for tests
  • gitlab_secrets_db_key_base, gitlab_secrets_otp_key_base and gitlab_secrets_secret_key_base: unique keys that can be generated with pwgen -Bsv1 64
  • gitlab_os_*: default to the OpenStack tenant variables. In production they should be set to a dedicated tenant, entirely separated from production, because it will be used by all commits pushed to the repository.