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Add personalization questions to New Group page

Alex Buijs requested to merge add-welcome-questions-to-namespace-creation into master

What does this MR do?

This MR adds 3 fields to the New Group page:

  • Role
    • stored in the existing users.role column as a nullable enum
    • possible values:
      • software_developer
      • development_team_lead
      • devops_engineer
      • systems_administrator
      • security_analyst
      • data_analyst
      • product_manager
      • product_designer
      • other
    • the value is either pre-filled with the answer the user gave when signing up or software_developer is pre-selected
  • Who will be using this group?
    • stored in a new column namespace_settings.setup_for_company as a nullable boolean
    • possible values:
      • My company or team
      • Just me
    • My company or team is pre-selected
    • when Just me is selected, the Invite Members section is hidden
    • when saving and user_preferences.setup_for_company IS NULL, we update that field with this value as well
  • What will you use this group for?
    • stored in a new column namespace_settings.jobs_to_be_done as a nullable enum
    • possible values:
      • I want to learn the basics of Git
      • I want to move my repository to GitLab from somewhere else
      • I want to store my code
      • I want to explore GitLab to see if it’s worth switching to
      • I want to use GitLab CI with my existing repository
      • A different reason
    • the value is not pre-filled

DB migration output

== 20210819162047 AddSetupForCompanyToNamespaceSettings: migrating ============
-- add_column(:namespace_settings, :setup_for_company, :boolean)
   -> 0.0034s
-- add_column(:namespace_settings, :jobs_to_be_done, :smallint)
   -> 0.0017s
== 20210819162047 AddSetupForCompanyToNamespaceSettings: migrated (0.0052s) ===
== 20210819162047 AddSetupForCompanyToNamespaceSettings: reverting ============
-- remove_column(:namespace_settings, :jobs_to_be_done, :smallint)
   -> 0.0020s
-- remove_column(:namespace_settings, :setup_for_company, :boolean)
   -> 0.0019s
== 20210819162047 AddSetupForCompanyToNamespaceSettings: reverted (0.0066s) ===
Issue: gitlab-org/growth/team-tasks#413 (closed)

Screenshots or Screencasts (strongly suggested)

Before After
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How to setup and validate locally (strongly suggested)

  1. Sign into your local GitLab instance
  2. Visit http://localhost:3000/groups/new#create-group-pane

Does this MR meet the acceptance criteria?


Availability and Testing


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Edited by Alex Buijs

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