Request for comments on dry-run Trac -> GitLab migration

Ben Gamari ben at
Tue Feb 5 03:49:38 UTC 2019

Niklas Hamb├╝chen <mail at> writes:

> I find that commits aren't mentioned on the corresponding issues, for example there's no equivalent of
> on
> I vaguely remember these "commit posts" being discussed before somewhere.
> But that's not even what I'm after.
> The commit itself mentions the ticket ("This fixes #13497").
> Usually when such a commit is pushed to Gitlab, it automatically creates an entry like:
>       Niklas Hamb├╝chen @nh2 mentioned in commit abc123456 3 months ago
> But this isn't the case here.
> Is it because the issues were imported *after* the repo commits already exist?
Yes, this is the cause and the import does handle this; I just (yet
again) forgot to rerun this stage of the import. This should be fixed now.


- Ben
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