On Wed, Sep 02, 2015 at 10:46:35AM -0700, widgetla...@gmail.com wrote: > Deploy Keys are a concept in GitLab for providing access to repos > without a user account. The idea is that they can be used for > read-only access for things like build servers that do not represent > an individual person and do not need to push. > > I was confused by the fact that deploy keys are not associated with > a user account so I assumed that the way in which you use them to > connect was different from how you use an ssh key with a user > account. It turns out that was a bad assumption. You use deploy keys > on the client side the same way you use one for a regular user > account. I'm just new to ssh keys and gitlab and did not assume they > would be the same and could not find any documentation saying > anything one way or the other. > > It would be nice if the deploy key documentation had a one liner > saying this, as it's only obvious to those experienced with ssh key > usage. Perhaps a link to the page describing how to use SSH keys for > user accounts as a reference as well.
That's a very good suggestion. Please do bring it up with the people involved with gitlab: http://is.gd/bSnZA5 /M -- Magnus Therning OpenPGP: 0xAB4DFBA4 email: mag...@therning.org jabber: mag...@therning.org twitter: magthe http://therning.org/magnus As long as there are ill-defined goals, bizarre bugs, and unrealistic schedules, there will be Real Programmers willing to jump in and Solve The Problem, saving the documentation for later. Long live Fortran! -- Ed Post -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.
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