EGit/New and Noteworthy/0.9
The synchronize view (via Team->Synchronize...) and changesets are now supported.
You can also perform synchronize operations (e.g., from a tag) from the Git Repositories view.
Improved Merge Support
In EGit 0.8 fast-forward merging was only supported.
Now, full resolve merge support is offered via Team->Merge...
EGit now respects .gitignore entries
History View Improvements
The history view had its usability improved. Furthermore, it now allows checkout and branch from history items.
Repositories View Improvements
The Repositories View was enhanced to support checkout, branch, merge, tag, synchronize operations and repository creation and deletion.
Branches can now be displayed hierarchically or in a flat layout.
Git Configuration Editor
EGit now provides an editor to edit the global git configuration
and the repository-specific git configuration
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