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How to integrate Buddy Enterprise with GitHub Enteprise

Integrating with GitHub Enteprise will allow you to use it as a Git hosting provider and log in to the workspace with your GitHub profile.

Register GitHub EE OAuth app

  1. Log in to your Buddy Enterprise workspace as admin and add a new project.
  2. Select GitHub as the provider.
  3. Click Configure Enterprise Edition.
  4. Paste the domain or IP address of your GH EE installation.
  5. Copy the Callback URL line.

    Configuring Github EE integration #1
    Configuring Github EE integration #1
  6. Go to https://IP_ADDRESS/settings/developers and click Register a new application, where IP ADDRESS is the domain or IP of your GitHub EE installation.
  7. Fill in the application details:

    • Application name → anything, eg. Buddy Enterprise
    • Homepage URL → anything, eg. https://buddy.works
    • Authorization callback URL → paste the callback URL that you've copied from Buddy Enterprise

    Click Register a new application to save changes.

  8. Copy Client ID and Client Secret

Configure GitHub EE app in Buddy

  1. Log back to your Buddy Enterprise workspace as admin.
  2. Go to the workspace Preferences and switch to the Applications tab.
  3. Click Configure under the GitHub Enterprise logo and paste the ID and Secret.
  4. Set up the Webhook address. The webhook is an URL to which GitHub EE will send information on changes in the repositories.
  5. Click Save changes and restart the machine to apply the new settings.
Configuring Github EE integration #2
Configuring Github EE integration #2

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