failed to add gitlab webhook

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Gijsbert dos Santos

24 Mar, 2020 11:55 AM

When trying to add a new gitlab project, I got this message:

Error adding webhook to GitLab repository: HTTP POST to returned status code 422: Unprocessable Entity Full response body: {"error":"Invalid url given"}

As far as I can tell installing the hook with gitlab fails, any clue what's going on here?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Feodor Fitsner on 24 Mar, 2020 07:26 PM

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    Hi Gijsbert,

    Are you getting this error for other GitLab repos? Is it intermittent or you are still experiencing the issue?

    I've tried to add a few GitLab projects under my test account and didn't get such an error.

  2. 2 Posted by Gijsbert Dos Sa... on 25 Mar, 2020 12:26 AM

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    Hi Feodor,

    I just tried creating a new public empty repository and it's still not
    working, exactly the same error.

    I'm using firefox on windows (might be relevant idk)

    Kind regards,
    - Gijsbert dos Santos

    Op di 24 mrt. 2020 om 20:26 schreef Feodor Fitsner <
    [email blocked]>:

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Feodor Fitsner on 25 Mar, 2020 12:36 AM

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    Can you try adding webhook to that project by calling an API with curl. You can generate personal access token:

        "url": "",
        "push_events": true,
        "tag_push_events": true,
        "enable_ssl_verification": true,
        "merge_requests_events": true
  4. Feodor Fitsner closed this discussion on 25 May, 2020 09:03 PM.

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