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Gitblit vs Gogs: What are the differences?

Gitblit: Pure Java Git solution for managing, viewing, and serving Git repositories. Gitblit is an open source, pure Java Git solution for managing, viewing, and serving Git repositories. It can serve repositories over the GIT, HTTP, and SSH transports; it can authenticate against multiple providers; and it allows you to get up-and-running with an attractive, capable Git server in less than 5 minutes; Gogs: A self-hosted Git service written in Go. The goal of this project is to make the easiest, fastest and most painless way to set up a self-hosted Git service. With Go, this can be done in independent binary distribution across ALL platforms that Go supports, including Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.

Gitblit and Gogs can be categorized as "Code Collaboration & Version Control" tools.

Gitblit and Gogs are both open source tools. It seems that Gogs with 30.6K GitHub stars and 3.54K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Gitblit with 1.62K GitHub stars and 586 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Gitblit
Pros of Gogs
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    Fast and fulfill just the features I need
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    Better user & group management
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    Free
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    Easy to setup. Runs on OSX
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    Windows authentication is supported
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    Run on Windows
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    Self-hosted github like service
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    Very low memory footprint
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    Easy to install / update
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    Lightweight (low minimal req.) runs on Raspberry pi
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    Single binary deploy no dependencies
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    Open source
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    Cross platform (MacOS, Windows, Linux ...)
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    Wiki
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    Issue tracker
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    LDAP Support
  • 3
    Great UI

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Cons of Gitblit
Cons of Gogs
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    Confusing UI
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    Squash and Merge is not supported
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    No active development
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    No code review functionality
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    No Pull Requests
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    What is Gitblit?

    Gitblit is an open source, pure Java Git solution for managing, viewing, and serving Git repositories. It can serve repositories over the GIT, HTTP, and SSH transports; it can authenticate against multiple providers; and it allows you to get up-and-running with an attractive, capable Git server in less than 5 minutes.

    What is Gogs?

    The goal of this project is to make the easiest, fastest and most painless way to set up a self-hosted Git service. With Go, this can be done in independent binary distribution across ALL platforms that Go supports, including Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.

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    GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
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