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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:

27 hours ago Thomas WolfAvoid that loading the history blocks updating the... 64/126164/1master
28 hours ago Thomas WolfDisable "Compare with previous" for deletions58/126158/1
45 hours ago Thomas WolfFix "Compare with Previous" in history view and commit... 61/125761/2
3 days ago Thomas WolfGit history page: move expensive operations in the... 86/125186/3
10 days ago Michael Kepplermark more jobs as system or user94/125694/3
11 days ago Thomas WolfBetter default editor opening for file revisions71/125671/3
12 days ago Thomas WolfFix error marker updates in staging view57/125257/2
12 days ago Thomas WolfStaging view: update author/committer on config changes86/124586/3
2018-07-02 Thomas WolfDo not refresh projects that use a PessimisticResourceR... 30/125330/2
2018-06-30 Thomas WolfMerge "[releng] remove unused SWTBot TPD files"
2018-06-30 Michael KepplerSort decoration variables alphabetically20/125120/3
2018-06-30 Michael KepplerHave sentences in message dialogs60/125260/3
2018-06-30 Thomas WolfMerge "Fix history preference page field editor layout"
2018-06-30 Michael Keppler[releng] remove unused SWTBot TPD files10/125110/2
2018-06-30 Michael KepplerFix history preference page field editor layout18/125118/2
2018-06-30 Michael KepplerFix typo in test method name97/125297/1
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