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GitLab Cookbook

By : Jeroen van Baarsen
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GitLab Cookbook

By: Jeroen van Baarsen

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
GitLab Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Creating your first wiki page

GitLab offers a nice way to keep information and knowledge for a project in the project. You can use the well-known format of a wiki for this. In this recipe, we will take a look at how to create wiki pages in GitLab from the web interface.

How to do it…

In the following steps, we will create a wiki page:

  1. Log in to your GitLab instance.

  2. Go to the project for which you want to create a wiki.

  3. Click on the Wiki menu item.

  4. Click on the New Page button.

  5. In the pop up, enter the name of the page; you can't use spaces in the name. Let's pick the name awesome-wiki.

  6. When you click on the Build button, you will be redirected to the newly created wiki page. Here, you can add some content. After you're done adding content, you need to enter a commit message. For now, let's enter created first wiki page.

  7. Now, click on Create Page, and your wiki page will be created.

How it works…

The simplest way to create a wiki page in GitLab is by adding pages through the web interface. You get...