People often ask why after changing default projects limit users can still create more projects.
This setting is for newly created users. You can check that old users limits did not change (check
Admin area > Overview > Users > Edit user > Projects limit)
This is an example gitlab-rails console snippet that will update all non-admin users personal project limit to
If you want to update all, including admins, just remove
if not u.admin? and first
end (the one right after
User.all.each do |u| if not u.admin? puts u.username puts u.projects_limit u.projects_limit=5 u.save end puts u.username puts u.projects_limit end