Developers love Git for its raw speed, powerful history traversal, distributed nature, and the fact that it was built by uber developer Linus Torvalds. What we don't love is the fact that, out of the box, Git has terrible support for tracking large binary files!
JGit and EGit 4.0 shipped with Mars and publish new releases every 3 months.
Curious what's in 5.0 for Neon ?
Developers using the git-flow workflow will be happy to find git-flow commands in
Eclipse. Support for git attributes, hooks and filters is coming to help customizing
git for your project's needs. EMF Compare contributes a merge strategy to EGit to
allow merging models and many improvements were done to improve usability.