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Buildbot vs Gitea: What are the differences?

What is Buildbot? Python-based continuous integration testing framework. BuildBot is a system to automate the compile/test cycle required by most software projects to validate code changes. By automatically rebuilding and testing the tree each time something has changed, build problems are pinpointed quickly, before other developers are inconvenienced by the failure.

What is Gitea? A painless self-hosted Git service. Gitea is a community managed lightweight code hosting solution written in Go. It published under the MIT license.

Buildbot belongs to "Continuous Integration" category of the tech stack, while Gitea can be primarily classified under "Code Collaboration & Version Control".

"Highly configurable builds" is the top reason why over 8 developers like Buildbot, while over 8 developers mention "Self-hosted" as the leading cause for choosing Gitea.

Buildbot and Gitea are both open source tools. Gitea with 14.7K GitHub stars and 1.6K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Buildbot with 4K GitHub stars and 1.37K GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Gitea has a broader approval, being mentioned in 8 company stacks & 10 developers stacks; compared to Buildbot, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

What is Buildbot?

BuildBot is a system to automate the compile/test cycle required by most software projects to validate code changes. By automatically rebuilding and testing the tree each time something has changed, build problems are pinpointed quickly, before other developers are inconvenienced by the failure.

What is Gitea?

Gitea is a community managed lightweight code hosting solution written in Go. It published under the MIT license.
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    What are some alternatives to Buildbot and Gitea?
    Jenkins
    In a nutshell Jenkins CI is the leading open-source continuous integration server. Built with Java, it provides over 300 plugins to support building and testing virtually any project.
    TeamCity
    TeamCity is a user-friendly continuous integration (CI) server for professional developers, build engineers, and DevOps. It is trivial to setup and absolutely free for small teams and open source projects.
    GitLab CI
    GitLab offers a continuous integration service. If you add a .gitlab-ci.yml file to the root directory of your repository, and configure your GitLab project to use a Runner, then each merge request or push triggers your CI pipeline.
    Bitbucket
    Bitbucket gives teams one place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private Git repositories. Teams choose Bitbucket because it has a superior Jira integration, built-in CI/CD, & is free for up to 5 users.
    CircleCI
    Continuous integration and delivery platform helps software teams rapidly release code with confidence by automating the build, test, and deploy process. Offers a modern software development platform that lets teams ramp.
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    Gitea is where our code lives and shines. We love self-hosted and would rather not pay too much money for GitHub private repos, so we just use our own Gitea instance.

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