Today we are releasing version 8.12.4 for GitLab Community Edition (CE) and Enterprise Edition (EE).
This version contains two security fixes for GitLab, plus fixes for minor regressions and bugs in the recent 8.12 release.
Please read on for more details.
EE: Indexer works with smaller batches of repositories to not exceed NOFILE limit. (!774)
Prevented access to foreign entities using the Import/Export functionality. This could be achieved altering the foreign key IDs in the project JSON of an exported GitLab project file. The foreign keys are now always being ignored at the time of importing a project. See #20821 for more information.
Exported projects are no longer world-readable in the GitLab server filesystem as permissions are set to owner access only. See #22757 for more information.
This version has no migrations and should not require any downtime.
Please be aware that by default the Omnibus packages will stop, run migrations, and start again, no matter how “big” or “small” the upgrade is. This behavior can be changed by adding a
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