Eclipse EGit: Git Integration for Eclipse 3.1.0 Release Review

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Release Review




New features:

  • Enable restrained synchronization
  • Only include resources that are part of the data set in synchronize
  • Improve usability of "Create New Tag" dialog
  • Improve usability of Remove/Delete Repository dialogs
  • Cleanup git menus
  • Only show Gerrit menu entries when Gerrit is configured
  • Add option for --no-commit in merge dialog
  • Follow renames by default in History View
  • Support Mylyn links in History View, Staging View and Commit Dialog
  • Add file filtering to the Staging View toolbar
  • Add presentation options to the Staging View (list, tree, compact tree)


  • Fix inefficient implementation of GitScopeOperation
  • Auto share multiple projects in single job

Updates of 3rd party dependencies

  • update to Jetty 7.6.11.v20130520
  • update to JUnit 4.11.0
  • update target platform to Orbit build R20130827064939


  • update build to Tycho 0.18.0
  • update build to use CBI jarsigner plugin
  • moved build jobs to

Bug fixes