Eclipse EGit: Git Integration for Eclipse 4.10.0 Release Review

End Date of the Review Period: 

Reviews run for a minimum of one week. The outcome of the review is decided on this date. This is the last day to make comments or ask questions about this review.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017




  • Extensible context menu in the rebase interactive view (bug 498012)

Usability Improvements

  • Sort branches in clone wizard case insensitive (bug 529247)
  • History view: adjust mnemonics to avoid conflicts
  • Better align repository hyperlink in commit viewer (bug 527454)
  • Specialized labels for Push dialog buttons (bug 522118)
  • Provide property name for repository tree nodes (bug 527068)
  • Use newer trash icon on Eclipse Photon or newer (bug 525600)

Bug Fixes

  • Fix GitHubClient to always use responseContentType (bug 528982)
  • Provide property name for repository tree nodes (bug 527068)
  • Prevent NPEs in StagingView (bug 528140)
  • Re-enable Reset context menu in history view for unresolved merge (bug 528052)
  • Remove duplicate entry in UI (bug 495064)
  • Commit editor branch handling fixes (bug 526336)
  • Minor fix in Gerrit version check
  • Cleanup default handler implementations

Build and Release Engineering

  • Add header Automatic-Module-Name for Java 9 (bug 529074)
  • Update staging target platform to staging/photon
  • Updpate oxygen orbit to R20170919201930 and remove old orbit repos
  • Update Apache httpclient to 4.5.2 and httpcore to 4.4.6
  • Update Jetty to 9.4.8.v20171121    
  • Require maven 3.5.2
  • Update to maven-pmd-plugin 3.8
  • Update to maven-assembly-plugin 3.1.0
  • Update to build-helper-maven-plugin 3.0.0
  • Update to spotbugs-maven-plugin 3.1.0
  • Update spotbugs-maven-plugin to 3.1.0-RC7
  • Add EGit-4.9.0 API baseline to Oomph setup
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