This plugin is built with Bazel.

Clone (or link) this plugin to the plugins directory of Gerrit's source tree.

Then issue

  bazel build plugins/ref-protection

in the root of Gerrit's source tree to build

The output is created in


This project can be imported into the Eclipse IDE. Add the plugin name to the CUSTOM_PLUGINS set in Gerrit core in tools/bzl/plugins.bzl, and execute:


To execute the tests run:

  bazel test plugins/ref-protection:ref_protection_tests

How to build the Gerrit Plugin API is described in the Gerrit documentation.