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Self-Hosted Gitea on Vultr using K3s

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Host your own Gitea server on Kubernetes with K3s and Vultr for $10/month.
Back in 2017 I decided to move my passion project After Dark off GitHub so I could have better repo usage insights. I was surprised to learn how much faster a self-hosted VCS was compared to GitHub. Not only was GitHub limiting the useful metrics I could capture they were actually slowing down my development! Which brings me back to one of if not the most important concepts I learned as a developer after watching a talk given by Paul Irish at Fluent Conf 2012.

High Tea

Self-hosted full-stack Gitea service designed for use with Traefik.

:: Gitea / Traefik / Docker / Ini

High Tea is an After Dark extra that pairs Gitea with Traefik enabling you to manage source code online using an intuitive and fast web-based interface: