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Revision 32 as of 2007-12-28 04:17:45

Clear message

A plugin for Eclipse that provides integration with Bazaar. It is being developed by Guillermo Gonzalez. The Initial announcement is also available.

The plugin should currently be considered alpha.

See the Launchpad page for a list of branches.

News

New update site url: http://bzr-eclipse.sourceforge.net/update-site/

Notice: Check the Dependencies section

New build (0.0.17.200712280044):
  • fix some error handling problems in missing.
  • the location input dialog for missing now supports an empty location (like pull and push), which defaults to the parent.
  • fix Bug #178865 and a non-reported bug in the commit dialog
also:
  • missing support (basic support, a simple table that show extra/missing revisions)
  • fix Bug #161930 (modal commit dialog)
  • fix Bug #175771 (widget disposed error cause by History view)
  • fix Bug #172794 (quick diff support)
  • fix Bug #176184 (check in the whole branch and not just the current selected file)
  • fix Bug #176191 (Change "Username" field to "Email")

Dependencies

In builds >= 0.0.17:
  • bzr-xmloutput >= 0.4 (or the latest code from trunk)
  • bazaar >= 1.0 recommended
  • Java SDK/JRE >=1.5 (a.k.a Java >=5.0)
  • Eclipse >= 3.2

Installation

  1. install the bzr-xmloutput plugin (if you have no idea what I'm talking about please visit the UsingPlugins page for detailed instructions)
  2. Launch eclipse
  3. Go to Help --> Software updates --> Find and install (see: HelpFindAndInstall).
  4. Select Search for new features to install and then --> Next (see: FeatureUpdate).
  5. Click New remote site.
  6. In the name field, enter Bazaar plugin for Eclipse and in the URL field http://bzr-eclipse.sourceforge.net/update-site/ (see: UpdateSitesToVisit).
  7. Verify that the checkbox for the new update site is checked, and click Finish
  8. A dialog with the results should pop-up. (see: UpdateSiteSearchResults)
  9. Select the latest version inside bzr-eclipse (actual)
  10. Click Finish, and this will launch a wizard (license agreement, etc).
  11. Restart Eclipse. Make sure to restart it with "-clean" switch
  12. Go to: Window --> Preferences --> Team --> Bazaar. Enter the path to the bzr executable.
  • To activate decorators go to: Preferences --> General --> Appearence --> Label Decorations and check Bazaar.

Status

  • Implemented commands:
    • add
    • remove
    • revert
    • diff
    • commit (with push after commit and local commit options )
    • uncommit
    • annotate
    • log: History view for files, and a custom Log view for Project (with refresh and "link with selection" buttons)
    • pull/push: Basic support with a popup to enter the url (Don't support authentication mechanims...be aware if a password is required this can hang Eclipse, see: bug 121936)
    • update (very basic)
    • bind/unbind
    • missing (basic support, a simple table that show extra/missing revisions)
  • Supported Eclipse features:
    • Create a branch inside eclipse (actually a new project with a new branch in it)
    • Import a branch as a project (this actually create a new branch which have the specified as parent)
    • Basic (and experimental) support for multiple projects in the same branch (branch below project root)
    • Label decorators, with basic support for Text decorations (revno, last_author and date)
    • Rename and Move/delete support
    • Log view for project level log (ported from mercurialeclipse) with merge support.
    • History View
    • Annotate View (ported from Subclipse)
    • Project property page to show the output of 'bzr info'
    • Top level Bzr menu (available using perspective customization).
    • Quick diff support

Known bugs

  • Commands that require authentication (i.e: pull, push) produce a deadlock hanging Eclipse (be careful with this!) see: bug 121936
  • In a branch command (import a project) there is no URI's validation