RhodeCode 2.2.5

Open source Mercurial and GIT source control management system with code-reviews
RhodeCode is a powerful and fast Mercurial and GIT management utility featuring full text search and code-review, together with a built in push/pull server.

RhodeCode works on http/https and has a built in permission/authentication system with the ability to authenticate via LDAP or ActiveDirectory.

RhodeCode is similar in some respects to bitbucket or github, however it can be run as standalone hosted app on your own server.

RhodeCode focuses more on providing a self administered and customized interface for GIT and Mercurial repositories.

RhodeCode is a cross-platform solution which works on *nix systems and Windows and it is powered by a vcs library deisgned by Lukasz Balcerzak and Marcin Kuzminski to handle multiple different version control systems.

Detailed instructions on how you can install RhodeCode on your own Mac are available HERE.

Main features:

  • Has its own middleware to handle mercurial protocol requests. Each request can be logged and authenticated.
  • Runs on threads unlike hgweb. You can make multiple pulls/pushes simultaneous. Supports http/https and LDAP
  • Full permissions (private/read/write/admin) for each repository, additional explicit forking and repository permissions.
  • Have built in users groups for easier permission management
  • Repository groups let you group repos and manage them easier.
  • Users can fork other users repo. RhodeCode have also compare view to see combined changeset for all changeset made within single push.
  • Build in commit-api let's you add, edit and commit files right from RhodeCode interface using simple editor or upload form for binaries.
  • Powerfull pull-request driven review system with inline commenting, and changeset statuses, notification system.
  • Importing SVN repositories from remote locations into RhodeCode.
  • Mako templates let's you customize the look and feel of the application.
  • Beautiful diffs, annotations and source code browsing all colored by pygments. Raw diffs are made in git-diff format, including GIT binary-patches
  • Mercurial branch graph and yui-flot powered graphs with zooming and statistics
  • Admin interface with user/permission management. Admin activity journal, logs pulls, pushes, forks, registrations and other actions made by all users.
  • Server side forks. It is possible to fork a project and modify it freely without breaking the main repository. You can even write Your own hooks and install them
  • rst and markdown README support for repositories
  • Full text search powered by Whoosh on the source files, and file names. Build in indexing daemons, with optional incremental index build (no external search servers required all in one application)
  • Setup project descriptions and info inside built in db for easy, non file-system operations
  • Intelligent cache with invalidation after push or project change, provides high performance and always up to date data.
  • Rss / atom feeds, gravatar support, download sources as zip/tar/gz
  • Optional async tasks for speed and performance using celery
  • Backup scripts can do backup of whole app and send it over scp to desired location
  • Based on pylons / sqlalchemy / sqlite / whoosh / vcs

last updated on:
February 16th, 2014, 2:41 GMT
file size:
110 KB
developed by:
Marcin Kuzminski
license type:
operating system(s):
Mac OS X
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What's New in This Release:
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  • Improvements for larger setups
  • Extended API calls
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