Gitlab CI builds stuck on "created"
Since 8.11.0-ce.1, pipelines occasionally get stuck indefinitely because builds on a certain step are stuck in the
Manually cancel the build through the API with
POST: api/v3/projects/:id/builds/:build_id/cancel. As far as I have determined, this is the only way to get the pipeline out of limbo.
Unknown. This seems to happen randomly. I'm using the newest Gitlab Multi Runner Docker image (
gitlab/gitlab-runner:alpine) as of today (
v1.5). What I can confirm from looking at the logs, is that the runner never receives the build. In other words, the problem seems to be situated in Gitlab itself.