Github is sinking. What now? Some quick suggestions on my blog.

Move. No reason to stay.

@yarmo I don’t really care which git hosting service I use, it’s all the same to me. It’s just somewhere to dump my code.

Having said that, I don’t see a compelling reason here to switch, other than they had an outage?

May look at gitlab tomorrow though.

@kev @yarmo I think I'm kind of in the middle here, :github: just works for me, but, you know, ... I think it is possible to just copy repos into ? Haven't looked into it too much

@lopeztel @kev @yarmo Gitea has a button to let you pull repos from other sites such as github. You just put in the URL and it copies it for you.

As others have said though, it's just git. You can clone the repo, change your origin remote to your Gitea, and git push.

I have my own gitea instance set up at, it was pretty easily to set up and well worth it for me (my VPS is cheaper than Github Premium, and I get as many private repos as I want).

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