Version 2019.1

This topic describes the changes for the Eclipse plugin version 2019.1.

Release highlights

  • Open JDK (Zulu) support.

  • CAPI Logs are enabled for Debug logging.

  • Auto import only for valid AccuRev project.

  • Remove from issue from multiple files & multiple issues.

  • AccuRev server load is optimized by reducing no of unnecessary calls for RHEL.

  • Blank screen issue on RHEL is resolved.

  • 'Refresh Via F5' on preference page, now does AccuRev refresh on Eclipse UI.

Enhancements and fixed issues

637464 - Open JDK (Zulu) support. Zulu Open JDK is supported from this release.

637465 - CAPI II logs enabled. You can now see the exact AccuRev command triggered by the plugin, as INFO in the log.

637466 - Auto import as AccuRev project only if the user is logged in and server is in acclient.cnf list. Previously, if a project contained the .accurev folder, it was shown as AccuRev project in Eclipse. This defect is now fixed.

637467 - Remove from Issue doesn't throw error for invalid issue. Previously, if a user provided an invalid issue ID in a remove from issue operation, no error was returned. This defect is now fixed.

637468 - Remove from issue from multiple files and multiple issues. Users can now remove multiple files from multiple issues, as supported by AccuRev client.

637469 - AccuRev Update Preview not showing right window. AccuRev Update Preview now displays the details on AccuRev console.

637470 - Linux RHEL: Show Properties and AccuRev Workspace info option shows blank window behind the actual window. No blank window will appear during any AccuRev operation performed on RHEL.

637471 - Disabling checkbox option 'Refresh Via F5' on preference page, still does refresh on Eclipse UI. In earlier releases, AccuRev Eclipse plugin didn't honor the option available in preference page "Enable AccuRev refresh via F5" functionality. This is now fixed.

637472 - RHEL: Many STAT call are made to AccuRev server on. In earlier releases for RHEL machine, accurev refresh was triggering may STAT calls to AccuRev server. This is now fixed.

637473 - AccuRev refresh should shift the focus to AccuRev Console. In earlier releases, AccuRev refresh was not pulling up AccuRev console in focus. This is now fixed.

621566 - Login to AccuRev is necessary to read AccuRev meta data. In earlier releases, AccuRev Eclipse plugin was using the .meta files to store the meta data. As per current design, these .meta files are no longer used.

635768 - Send to Issue doesn't throw error for invalid issue. If user provides any invalid issue id for send to issue, it will be ignored now on.

1098152 - Requesting Eclipse plugin be available in Eclipse Marketplace. Eclipse Plugin is available in marketplace.

1113644 & 1113645 - DOC: Eclipse Plugin creates new/conflicting environment variable AccuRev_HOME. Document is updated

Known issues in the AccuRev Plug-In for Eclipse

1109146 - Blank Depot despite being logged into AccuRev.

627524 - AccuRev plugin upgrade fails.

Workaround: User is advised to launch Eclipse with -clean option, after the plugin upgrade.