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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:

24 hours ago Matthias SohnUpgrade gson to version 2.8.2 (used by JGit)36/115736/1master
24 hours ago Matthias SohnUpgrade commons-compress to 1.15 (used by JGit)35/115735/1
2 days ago Michael KepplerAvoid internal job being displayed in progress view34/114934/3
3 days ago Michael KepplerMore appealing layout on git project property page51/115551/1
5 days ago Thomas Wolf[releng] Update API baselines in Oomph setup72/115372/1
2018-01-03 Matthias SohnAdd com.jcraft.jzlib 1.1.108/114908/1
2017-12-31 Matthias SohnPrepare 4.11.0-SNAPSHOT builds41/114841/1
2017-12-29 Michael KepplerSort branches in clone wizard case insensitive66/114766/2
2017-12-27 Matthias SohnRequire maven 3.5.253/114753/2
2017-12-26 Matthias SohnUpdate maven plugins52/114752/1
2017-12-24 Michael KepplerUpdate to spotbugs-maven-plugin 3.1.024/114724/1
2017-12-23 Fabian PfaffHistory view: adjust mnemonics to avoid conflicts92/98592/4
2017-12-23 Michael KepplerBetter align repository hyperlink in commit viewer61/111861/2
2017-12-23 Karsten ThomsAdd header Automatic-Module-Name for Java 981/114581/3
2017-12-16 Matthias SohnMerge branch 'stable-4.9'25/113525/1
2017-12-16 Matthias SohnPrepare 4.9.3-SNAPSHOT builds18/113518/1stable-4.9
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