Crucible max repo size and max number of repos

We are thinking about purchacing Crucible and wondering what is the maximum repository size Crucible can handle?

What is the maximum number of repositories Crucible can handle?

Do we need some kind of a backend database to use Crucible?

Thanks a lot in advance.

Oleksiy

2 answers

1 accepted

Hi,


I confirmed the following information: The Crucible Starter will work with both Starter and Commercial FishEye installations and will mirror FishEye's repository restrictions (e.g. if working with a FishEye Starter with limited repos, Crucible will only support that number of repos, if commercial FishEye then there will be no repo number restrictions).

In case you are running Crucible without FishEye, you will have only the restrictions of the Crucible license (so, for example, you will have no limits about number of repositories and committers).

Hi,

To be clear when reading my answers below, I'll refer sometimes to Crucible and sometimes to FishEye. They are actually the same application (FishEye/Crucible), but each part of the application offers its functionalities (FishEye for repository management, Crucible for code review), each one having its own license.

Regarding the repository size, FishEye/Crucible doesn't state a limit. If you are concerned about performance and actions you could take to handle large repositories, I think the following three documents will offer valuable information on this:
Best practices for Crucible configuration
Tuning FishEye performance
Improve FishEye scan performance

Regarding the number of repositories, FishEye states a limit of 5 repositories, with the maximum of 10 committers per repository for the Starter License, as can be seen at https://www.atlassian.com/licensing/fisheye#downloadlicenses-1<br< a="">>The Crucible Licensing document doesn't let it clear if it has the same limitation of 5 repositories for a Starter License, but I'll request our technical writers to revise it (You can check this document at https://www.atlassian.com/licensing/crucible#downloadlicenses-1). Either way, for other licenses, there is no limit in the number of the repositories you can have.

Regarding the use of a database, the point 4 of the Best practices document above recommends the use of an external database. You can check how to configure it for Crucible at https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/CRUCIBLE/Migrating+to+an+external+database

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Thursday in Stride

Get Started in Stride in 3 Easy Steps

Get started on Stride in 3 easy steps   If you’re new to Stride, welcome! We’re super excited to have you aboard. Stride is easy to use and set up, so don’t worry about reading tons of borin...

59 views 0 2
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you