Gitlab 8.0 behind reverse proxy: fix failed git-http-push

23.9.2015

With the release of Gitlab 8.0, the way how git push/pull/... events via http(s) are handled has changed. A new gitlab-git-http-server process has been introduced that by default listens on port 8181. If you run gitlab behind a reverse proxy and/or are not using the nginx reverse proxy that runs in a default gitlab-ce installation, this might cause trouble and require you to change the gitlab and reverse proxy configurations (as it did in my case). Problem and solution are documented here:

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analyze R package downloads: packagetrackr on CRAN

23.9.2015

A while ago, R-Studio released the download log files of their CRAN mirror. To make it easier to use this data directly for analysis, I wrote a tiny package called packagetrackr to download, cache, parse and filter the log files for you:

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Quick'n'Shiny

9.8.2015

The basic idea

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About...

7.8.2015

... me

I'm interested in and blogging here about a lot of things surrounding Statistics, Mathematics, Society, Research Methodology and Computing.

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Software

7.8.2015

This is an incomplete index of software I've written.

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