GitLab CI for patches across submodules

Ben Gamari ben at
Sat Jan 5 21:18:23 UTC 2019

Simon Jakobi via ghc-devs <ghc-devs at> writes:

> Hi,
> I just tried to use GitLab CI to validate a GHC patch including changes to
> Haddock:
> The problem is that the CI script tries to find my Haddock commit at
> But that repo doesn't even allow
> merge request.
> Should the submodule origin for util/haddock maybe point at
> instead?
In general we want to ensure that only * hosts are relied on
during normal builds (since some users build artifacts under very
restrictive sandbox conditions). However, we can certainly use the
upstream repo during CI builds.

I have opened !78 which should hopefully fix this. Perhaps you could
rebase on topp of this and check?


- Ben
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