Read old and new versions of files with syntax highlighting and colored differences. Discuss specific sections with others to make the right changes.
Manage and serve Git repositories
Gerrit includes Git-enabled SSH and HTTPS servers compatible with all Git clients. Simplify management by hosting many Git repositories together.
Extensible through plugins
The Gerrit open source community actively supports the last 2 releases on a best effort basis. Older releases are not actively maintained but may still receive important fixes (e.g. security fixes), but there is no guarantee for this. Which fixes are backported to these old releases is decided on a case by case basis.
End of life for old releases is not announced but happens implicitly when a new Gerrit version is released.
The repo-discuss mailing is managed to prevent spam posts. This means posts from new participants must be approved manually before they appear on the mailing list. Approvals normally happen within 1 work day. Posts of people that participate in mailing list discussions frequently are approved automatically.
The following slides explain Git and Gerrit concepts and workflows and are meant for self-studying how Git and Gerrit work: