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Repository

Gitopia is a decentralized, censorship-resistant code collaboration platform for hosting and managing git repositories.

A repository contains all of your project's files and each file's revision history. The repository is a unit for developer collaboration. It is the place where people most people come together to build software. Developers share their contributions and interact within a repository.

You can own repositories individually, or you can share ownership of repositories with other people in an organization.


Creating a New Repository#

  • You can create a new repository on your personal account or any organization where you have sufficient permissions.

  • To create a new repository on Gitopia who need to be logged in to your Gitopia Wallet and the wallet should contain sufficient amount of LORE tokens.

  • Once the above conditions have been met, you can create a new repository by clicking on Create a Repository icon on the testnet Home Page.

  • This will take you to a new page where you have to enter information such as Repository Owner, Repository Name, Repository Description and then click on Create Repository icon to create your new hosted repository on Gitopia. In the Repository Owner drop-down, you can select the account or the organization you wish to create the repository on.

  • On the resulting New Repository page, copy the commands shown to get started on your project.
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Make sure to Install git-remote-gitopia helper so that your git command line can understand gitopia:// transport.

Video Tutorial#

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