Apr 1, 2016 - GitLab  

GitLab 8.6.3 Released

Learn more about GitLab Release 8.6.3 for GitLab Community Edition (CE) and Enterprise Edition (EE)

Today we are releasing version 8.6.3 for GitLab Community Edition (CE) and Enterprise Edition (EE).

This version includes, once again many fixes and improvements.

Read on for all the details!

  • EE: Fix other cases where git hooks would fail due to old commits. (!310)
  • EE: Exit ElasticIndexerWorker's job happily if record cannot be found. (!311)
  • EE: Fix "Reload with full diff" button not working. (!313)
  • CE/EE: Destroy related todos when an Issue/MR is deleted. (!3376)
  • CE/EE: Fix error 500 when target is nil on todo list. (!3376)
  • CE/EE: Fix copying uploads when moving issue to another project. (!3382)
  • CE/EE: Ensuring Merge Request API returns boolean values for work_in_progress. (!3432)
  • CE/EE: Fix raw/rendered diff producing different results on merge requests. (!3450)
  • CE/EE: Fix commit comment alignment. (!3466)
  • CE/EE: Update gitlab-shell version and doc to 2.6.12. (!280)
  • CE/EE: Mentions on confidential issues doesn't create todos for non-members. (!3374)
  • CE/EE: Allow temporary email as notification email. (!3477)

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This release includes two minor database migrations for CE. All the migrations can be run without causing 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 /etc/gitlab/skip-auto-migrations file.


To update, check out our update page.

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