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Template:Gitlab clone

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git clone https://gitlab.com

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To provide a consistent representation of the command to clone git repositories from the GitLab open source infrastructure. This is a subtemplate of the master {{repo link}} template designed to be specific for the git clone command and the GitLab infrastructure.


{{gitlab clone
| opt        =
| user       =
| proj       =
| repo       =
| post       =

The parameters are:

Parameter Description Abbreviated
opt Any additional options to show after the command git clone, but before the URL. optional
user The name of the user page for the open source infrastructure. This is notably different to the login parameter. This will have precedence over the proj parameter. The user page is treated in the same way as a project name. u 1 mandatory
proj The name of the project, consisting of a grouping of repositories on the open source infrastructure. p 1 mandatory
repo The name of the repository. A project registered on one of the open source infrastructures generally allows for multiple repositories under that project name. r 2 mandatory
post Text to append. This is forms a set with the parameter opt. For example it can represent any command line options that come after the URL. optional

Plain text

To create a URL or link as plain text and avoid external links, simply use the {{#tag:tagname|content}} magic word construct:

  {{repo link
  | full = 1


To use the <code> tags:

  {{repo link
  | full = 1



The extra500 repository

This should produce the text git clone -v https://gitlab.com/extra500/extra500.git.

{{#tag:code|{{gitlab clone
| opt  = -v
| proj = extra500
| repo = extra500

git clone -v https://gitlab.com/extra500/extra500.git.

Aliased parameters

This is for git clone -v https://gitlab.com/extra500/extra500.git.

{{#tag:code|{{gitlab clone
| p = extra500
| r = extra500

git clone https://gitlab.com/extra500/extra500.git.

Numbered parameters

This is for git clone -v https://gitlab.com/extra500/extra500.git.

{{#tag:code|{{gitlab clone | extra500 | extra500 }}}}.

git clone https://gitlab.com/extra500/extra500.git.

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