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Eclipse Git Plugin

EGit is an Eclipse plugin for working with Git repositories. It is based on the JGit library, which is a Git implementation in pure Java.

This package is licensed under the EPL. Please refer to the LICENSE file for the complete license.

This package is composed of the following major components:

There are other components which provide integration with other plugins.



Package Features

The following list is not complete, but it gives an overview of the features:

Missing Features


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About Git

More information about Git, its repository format, and the canonical C based implementation can be obtained from the Git websites:

36 hours ago Michael KepplerRepositories view blocks Eclipse on startup61/120761/2master
38 hours ago Michael KepplerBranch name validation is slow for big repositories91/120691/2
2 days ago Michael KepplerFix typos in UI27/121027/2
2 days ago Michael KepplerSilence unusual equals() argument type warnings90/120790/2
7 days ago Thomas WolfUse substring matches in filter in AbstractBranchSelect... 32/121032/2
7 days ago Thomas WolfHandle Gerrit Change-Ids for merge commits72/120872/2
2018-04-12 Thomas WolfKeep Gerrit Change-Id for conflicting cherry-pick74/120874/2
2018-04-11 Michael KepplerRemove problem characters from task related branch... 17/120517/3
2018-04-03 Thomas WolfFix invalid thread access in staging view when config... 21/120621/1
2018-04-02 Michael KepplerShow affected projects when deleting repository52/120552/3
2018-04-01 Michael Keppler[staging] Support wildcard filter45/120545/3
2018-04-01 Markus DuftUse JGit SshSupport which now contains the runSshComman... 52/118952/5
2018-04-01 Thomas WolfCreate Repository: use "Create" instead of "Finish... 51/120551/1
2018-04-01 Thomas WolfAdd Repository: use "Add" instead of "Finish" for defau... 50/120550/1
2018-04-01 Michael KepplerSelect repositories via double-click in RepositorySearc... 42/120542/3
2018-03-30 Michael KepplerUpdate staging view on repository config changes02/120502/1
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