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* It is now possible to generate source features with proper label, description, and other attributes. See [https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=374349#c44 <strike>bug 374349</strike>] for details. It's recommended to rely on ''feature.properties'' to set name and other text values in the original feature; then you can easily customize/override the generated source feature values by creating a ''sourceTemplateFeature/feature.properties'' file setting the same keys, with more convenient values.
 
* It is now possible to generate source features with proper label, description, and other attributes. See [https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=374349#c44 <strike>bug 374349</strike>] for details. It's recommended to rely on ''feature.properties'' to set name and other text values in the original feature; then you can easily customize/override the generated source feature values by creating a ''sourceTemplateFeature/feature.properties'' file setting the same keys, with more convenient values.
 
* the mirror goal of tycho-p2-extras-plugin now allows to skip downloading pack200 artifacts as well as selecting IUs to mirror using the p2 query language. See [[Tycho/Additional Tools]]
 
* the mirror goal of tycho-p2-extras-plugin now allows to skip downloading pack200 artifacts as well as selecting IUs to mirror using the p2 query language. See [[Tycho/Additional Tools]]
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* compiler plugin now supports annotation processor arguments of the form <tt>-Akey=value</tt> ([https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=393387 bug 393387])
  
 
=== Fixes ===
 
=== Fixes ===

Revision as of 07:35, 14 January 2013

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Tycho 0.17.0 is currently in development. This page shows a preview of features which will be available in the 0.17.0 release.

List of bug fixes and enhancements in 0.17.0

Contents

SNAPSHOT builds

To try the most recent snapshot build of 0.17.0, simply add the following snippet to your (parent) pom.xml, and set the property for the Tycho version (e.g. tycho-version) to 0.17.0-SNAPSHOT.

<pluginRepositories>
  <pluginRepository>
    <id>tycho-snapshots</id>
    <url>https://oss.sonatype.org/content/groups/public/</url>
  </pluginRepository>
</pluginRepositories>

New and Noteworthy

Improvements

  • It is now possible to generate source features with proper label, description, and other attributes. See bug 374349 for details. It's recommended to rely on feature.properties to set name and other text values in the original feature; then you can easily customize/override the generated source feature values by creating a sourceTemplateFeature/feature.properties file setting the same keys, with more convenient values.
  • the mirror goal of tycho-p2-extras-plugin now allows to skip downloading pack200 artifacts as well as selecting IUs to mirror using the p2 query language. See Tycho/Additional Tools
  • compiler plugin now supports annotation processor arguments of the form -Akey=value (bug 393387)

Fixes

  • p2 repository and proxy authentication now works with maven-encrypted passwords (bug 386910 and bug 394023)
  • root files: root.permissions now supports ant-style file wildcards
  • JDT compiler configuration errors now fail the build bug 385613