GitBucket vs Gitea: What are the differences?
Developers describe GitBucket as "The easily installable Github clone powered by Scala". GitBucket provides a Github-like UI and features such as Git repository hosting via HTTP and SSH, repository viewer, issues, wiki and pull request. On the other hand, Gitea is detailed as "A painless self-hosted Git service". Gitea is a community managed lightweight code hosting solution written in Go. It published under the MIT license.
GitBucket and Gitea can be categorized as "Code Collaboration & Version Control" tools.
"Self hosted" is the top reason why over 7 developers like GitBucket, while over 8 developers mention "Self-hosted" as the leading cause for choosing Gitea.
GitBucket and Gitea are both open source tools. Gitea with 14.4K GitHub stars and 1.56K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than GitBucket with 7.72K GitHub stars and 1.06K GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Gitea has a broader approval, being mentioned in 8 company stacks & 10 developers stacks; compared to GitBucket, which is listed in 3 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.