I will show you how to install Gitlab onto your own Linux server (also known as self-managed Gitlab server). For my example, I will be installing Gitlab on my Linux server running Centos 8 and will activate HTTPS on it.
What is Network Time Protocol (NTP)?
FIrst off, network Time Protocol (NTP) is a protocol used to synchronize computer clock times in a network.
Why is it important to synchronize computer clock times?
It is important to synchronize computer clock times via the network time protocol (NTP) on server clocks across your network as this helps t prevent data loss and eliminate SSL problems .