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Can I host my website through gitlab like you can with github pages?

I would love to use git to host my website, and would love a platform I can log into online to go along with it (something like Github). You would think in which case, that Github pages would be the ...
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I know about Sass and Gulp and their benefits, but I have no idea how to actually use them

Obviously, I know they require git, but that's where my knowledge ends. Say I have a .scss file I have edited and I want to compile it and place it on my remote server to see how it looks. What now? ...
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Whats the best way to create/handle a dev server?

As I expand on different website changes I'm trying to find a better and safer alternative to my current testing.domain.com and FTP solution. My goal is to put the site in revision control (probably ...
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Develop website locally and push updates on Remote Server using Git [closed]

Together with a friend we are looking to develop a website (using Symfony2). We are on a Shared Hosting with SSH access. Below is the environment we'd like to setup: * Use git as Version Control (we ...
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PHP remote development workflow: git, symfony and hudson

I'm looking to develop a website and all the work will be done remotely (no local dev server). The reason for this is that my shared hosting company a2hosting has a specific configuration ...
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Alternatives to multiple .htaccess files or a gigantic httpd.conf file

When starting off, I used .htaccess files to instruct Apache how to handle a request. Not only have I read that doing so was inefficient, I found having a multitude of .htaccess files located ...
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With GIT, is it necessary to deploy with SSH? Is FTP okay?

My company's web server is on shared hosting which means we do not have SSH access. I want to use GIT for our version control, but without SSH access I'm wondering whether or not it is acceptable to ...
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MediaWiki VCS backend? (Preferrably DVCS like Git or Mercurial) [closed]

As a long-time MediaWiki user, I would like to start a new wiki project because I really appreciate MediaWiki maturity and very flexible and powerful capabilities. But I have doubts that I want to ...
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Deploying GIT repository via FTPS to a shared hosting [closed]

I would like to start using GIT for version controling. Here are my prerequisites: I'm on Windows Most of the time I would need to work on Wordpress templates I have to deploy on multiple shared ...
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What's the canonical process for backing up a website? [closed]

This is going to sound terrible, but bear with me. I currently have a cron job that does a mysql dump, a git add all and commit, and a git push to bitbucket. I set this up almost a year ago, when I ...
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Public Bug Tracking and Version Control System

We're in the process of moving out of a private beta into our live version of the site. We're trying to find a good Bug Tracking System + Version Control system. Our CEO has requested that the new ...
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How can I use Git to maintain my site while keeping it online, using only one server? [closed]

I would like to use Git to maintain my site while keeping it online, using only one server (i.e., make development changes and hosting it online using the same server, but in different folders). ...
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Trimming the last N changes in MediaWiki in order to “rebase” history from a Git-powered backup?

Recently the wiki I administer in some sense has "crashed" due to a database that seems to be completely lost. Just the database, not the MediaWiki installation, extensions or media. Unfortunately, I ...
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Can GA be a security risk in a Public GitHub repo?

I have added my GA tracking code to a website which is hosted via a GitHub public repository and I am concerned that, using my account number, they could effectively "hack" my GA account. Is this ...
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Override .htaccess from parent directory

I have a local LAMP stack (without the MySQL. LAP stack? Anyways..) and I am using this as a development environment for a production website. The site is placed in a sub-directory of the Apache2 ...
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How do I set up WHM/cPanel to back up to GitHub?

I've been motivated to start using GitHub because a potential employer wants to see my source code, but I'm finding the process of committing the files manually from my computer after downloading them ...
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Running into problems hosting a website on Heroku

I'm starting to learn more on the back-end scale of programming. Recently I started up Heroku for the second or third time. This time I actually installed the Git update to my Mac and installed ...
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Jenkins and GitLab CE Link

Recently, I upgraded to the latest version of GitLab Community Edition (version 8.1.0). However, this version has seemingly taken away the capability to set a custom URL for the GitLab/Jenkins CI. ...
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How can I create a git repo that contains several other git repos?

Lets say that I want the create a new website and use git to track my revisions. Now I want to include several helpful things in my site that come from other people's git repos like: ...
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Deploy website with Git pull

I have a website server with git to which I have ssh access. I can pull to any folder above the public_html but the provider does not want to host git repositories so I cannot push to it. The ...
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webhost to host my wordpress website that would support my D3 webapps and Git [duplicate]

I have a wordpress website where I will be hosting my small javascript and python based projects, basically my personal blog. But I am very confused which web host to pick. My budget is not very high ...