How to install configure and register GitLab runner?

How to install configure and register GitLab runner?

How to install configure and register GitLab runner?

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Today we will discuss how to install, configure and register a GitLab runner into a GitLab project to run your CI/CD pipelines in your own specific or group runner.

Prerequisites:

  1. One GitLab project with maintainer access.

How to install configure and add GitLab runner?

GitLab Runner Installation:

Next, we will register the GitLab runner.

GitLab Runner Registration:

Step 1: Login to your GitLab account => Select the project => Settings => CI/CD => Runners (Click Expand).

Step 2: Copy the Gitlab URL and registration token.

How to install configure and register GitLab runner?

Step 3: Register GitLab Runner:

Open a terminal on the system where you have installed GitLab runner and execute below command to register the GitLab runner.

If you refresh the GitLab Project CI/CD Runner settings page, you will be able to view your runner listed in GitLab.

How to install configure and register GitLab runner?

You can also test your runner by executing a CI/CD pipeline in your GitLab runner using the tag. Below is an example .gitlab-ci.yml file for your reference –

Note: Replace the tags as per the value used in –tag-list during runner registration.

How to install configure and register GitLab runner?

Hope you have enjoyed this article, to get more details on GitLab and GitLab runner follow below link.

https://docs.gitlab.com/ee/

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