How to Install Gogs on Ubuntu 18.04

In this guide, we will explain how to install Gogs on an Ubuntu 18.04 VPS with MariaDB as a backend database.

Installing Gogs on Ubuntu 18.04Gogs is a free and open-source self-hosted Git service written in the Go programming language. It’s easy-to-install, it’s cross-platform, and it’s lightweight, all of which allows Gogs to run on all sorts of hardware easily. This guide should work on other Linux VPS systems as well, but it was tested and written for an Ubuntu 18.04 VPS.