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Commit 6496dc3c authored by Job van der Voort's avatar Job van der Voort
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Merge branch 'doc/import' into 'master'

Make omnibus the default in repo import docs

I hope this reads nicer for people using omnibus packages.

See merge request !1420
......@@ -19,19 +19,26 @@ your repositories are located by looking at `config/gitlab.yml` under the `gitla
New folder needs to have git user ownership and read/write/execute access for git user and its group:
```
$ mkdir new_group
$ chown git:git new_group
$ chmod 770 new_group
sudo -u git mkdir /var/opt/gitlab/git-data/repositories/new_group
```
If you are using an installation from source, replace `/var/opt/gitlab/git-data`
with `/home/git`.
### Copy your bare repositories inside this newly created folder:
```
$ cp -r /old/git/foo.git/ /home/git/repositories/new_group/
sudo cp -r /old/git/foo.git /var/opt/gitlab/git-data/repositories/new_group/
# Do this once when you are done copying git repositories
sudo chown -R git:git /var/opt/gitlab/git-data/repositories/new_group/
```
`foo.git` needs to be owned by the git user and git users group.
If you are using an installation from source, replace `/var/opt/gitlab/git-data`
with `/home/git`.
### Run the command below depending on your type of installation:
#### Omnibus Installation
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