Tag: eclipse

Eclipse git and ssh-agent

I use eclipse with git (egit). I would like to make use of my ssh-agent so I can push from eclipse. Does anybody know how to set up egit to use ssh-agent? background: I can’t upload my key to eclipse as my keys are on a cryptostick. My ssh-agent can loaded with the help of […]

Way to see the whole commit history of a repo in Egit/TortoiseGit?

I’m looking for a way to see, though egit, to the whole history of my current git repo. From what it looks like, egit’s “Show in History” will only show commits up to the current commit. With this I mean that if I do commit1 and commit2 and then decide to do checkout of the […]

How can I view the history of a single branch in EGit for eclipse

When reviewing code in eclipse using EGit plugin, before merging it to the develop branch, you switch to the branch and see what files changed with the commits on that branch. For this I would like to see -only- the commits to the current checked out branch. When using Team -> Show in History, I […]

Is it safe for multiple users to use a Git repo on a shared network drive?

We’re using Eclipse (with the eGit plugin) and I want to host a repo on a shared network drive that several users have write access to. Can users all point at the same original repo (on the shared drive) or would it be better for each user to clone the repo to their local drive, […]

Maven error “Failure to transfer…”

I am trying to set up a project using Maven (m2eclipse), but I get this error in Eclipse: Description Resource Path Location Type Could not calculate build plan: Failure to transfer org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-compiler-plugin:pom:2.0.2 from http://repo1.maven.org/maven2 was cached in the local repository, resolution will not be reattempted until the update interval of central has elapsed or updates […]

Eclipse changes file mode from 644 to 755 on all files it touches

I’m using Eclipse under Win7, editing files that are shared from an Ubuntu VirtualBox VM over vboxsf. The files were originally created with file mode 644, but Eclipse is changing files to 755 (even ones that I’ve not edited). How can I prevent Eclipse from changing the permissions of files in my repository?

How to switch branches in eclipse without commiting changes

I’ve been using GIT for a couple of weeks now and trying to understand how to switch branches without commiting files. This is what I have done. Cloned a git repository and have a local master branch. Created a new local branch (Branch2) which is based on a remote branch. Made changes to 2 files […]

Git, SVN and Eclipse workflow

I am trying to adopt the following workflow: git svn clone a svn repository through command line (egit doesn’t support git-svn) Open the project in eclipse with egit since I rather use egit to branch, merge, commit etc… When i’m ready commit the changes back, I use use git svn dcommit to commit back to […]

How to use forked git project in Android Studio

I am switching from Eclipse to Android Studio. I have couple of 3rd party libraries that I have added features or modified a little bit. Since the libraries in Eclipse are also projects and we can access the code, I had no problem. In Android Studio compile tag in dependencies is great but in my […]

What is the meaning of this Eclipse icon?

I really don’t know which is the meaning of this icon. I’m using Eclipse Luna, and unfortunately I didn’t find the meaning in their help. I’m working on a Android app with NDK and I’ve noticed the icon after removed the obj/ folder from my git tracking. Can you tell me which is the meaning […]

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