Gitweb config file variables
-You can set, among others, the following variables in gitweb config files:
+You can set, among others, the following variables in gitweb config files
+(with the exception of $projectroot and $projects_list this list does
+not include variables usually directly set during build):
Cure git executable to use. By default set to "$GIT_BINDIR/git", which
in turn is by default set to "$(bindir)/git". If you use git from binary
package, set this to "/usr/bin/git". This can just be "git" if your
webserver has a sensible PATH. If you have multiple git versions
- installed it
is / can be used to choose which one to use.
+ installed it can be used to choose which one to use.
Gitweb version, set automatically when creating gitweb.cgi from
gitweb.perl. You might want to modify it if you are running modified
+ Absolute filesystem path which will be prepended to project path;
+ the path to repository is $projectroot/$project. Set to
+ $GITWEB_PROJECTROOT during installation. This variable have to be
+ set correctly for gitweb to find repositories.
+ Source of projects list, either directory to scan, or text file
+ with list of repositories (in the "<URI-encoded repository path> SPC
+ <URI-encoded repository owner>" format). Set to $GITWEB_LIST
+ during installation. If empty, $projectroot is used to scan for
URL and absolute URL of gitweb script; you might need to set those
variables if you are using 'pathinfo' feature: see also below.