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## Contribute to GitLab
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If you want to contribute to GitLab, follow this process:
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1. Fork the project
2. Create a feature branch
3. Code
4. Create a pull request

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We will only accept pull requests if:
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* Your code has proper tests and all tests pass
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* Your code can be merged w/o problems
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* It won't break existing functionality
* It's quality code
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* We like it :)

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For examples of feedback on pull requests please look at the [closed pull requests](https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlabhq/pulls?direction=desc&page=1&sort=created&state=closed).
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## Installation
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Install the Gitlab development in a virtual machine with the [Gitlab Vagrant virtual machine](https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlab-vagrant-vm). Installing it in a virtual machine makes it much easier to set up all the dependencies for integration testing.
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## Running tests
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For more information on running the tests please read the [development tips](https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlabhq/blob/master/doc/development.md)