Commit 1f708ebb authored by Toon Claes's avatar Toon Claes Committed by Evan Read
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doc Clarify the special branch 'master'

The 'master' branch name is confusing as it indicates some special branch name,
where it is actually just a 'ref'. 'branches' _is_ a special name as it
indicates 'all' branches.

Lets clarify the example a little to indicate this.
Signed-off-by: default avatarOlliver Schinagl <>
parent 3ad30037
......@@ -367,10 +367,11 @@ job:
- branches@gitlab-org/gitlab-ce
- master@gitlab-org/gitlab-ce
- release/.*@gitlab-org/gitlab-ce
The above example will run `job` for all branches on `gitlab-org/gitlab-ce`,
except master.
except `master` and those with names prefixed with `release/`.
If a job does not have an `only` rule, `only: ['branches', 'tags']` is set by
default. If it doesn't have an `except` rule, it is empty.
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