When I’m currently doing code reviews in GitLab I have the ability to create change suggestions which the developers can then commit with a single click. It would be amazing if I could do this from the GitPod IDE while doing the review. Is this currently possible?
Hey @jmcelreavey! Have you seen the GitLab Workflow extension? It’s the official open source VS Code extension from GitLab that already supports a basic layout for code reviews but limited to responding to existing comments in merge requests.
Adding comments on the diff is still an open issue, see https://gitlab.com/gitlab-org/gitlab-vscode-extension/-/issues/342. The GitLab team recently (~3 weeks ago) added a POC for adding new comments and will probably ship within the next couple of milestones, see https://gitlab.com/gitlab-org/gitlab-vscode-extension/-/issues/293.
However, the extension still doesn’t support adding code suggestions to the diff and will most probably come after adding the ability to add new comments.
Looping in @akosyakov in case they know an existing extension that could help here until GitLab ships the code suggestions functionality.
Thank you for the detailed response!