PTP/new and noteworthy/9.1.0
The following are new features that are available in PTP 9.1, Photran 9.1, and Remote 2.1.
Support for the "K" computer
A new target system configuration has been added to support the "K" computer.
Contribute actions to TerminalConsole toolbar
Other plugins are now able to contribute actions to the TerminalConsole toolbar using the consoleToolbar extension point.
All o.e.remote plugin dependencies have been changed from "Required-Bundle" to "Import-Package" in order to enable reuse in a wider variety of situations (e.g. RAP).
Preparation for OpenACC refactoring contribution
In preparation for a contribution of OpenACC refactoring functionality (see Bug 490965), the org.eclipse.ptp.pldt.openacc plugin has been split into three new plugins:
Remote terminal connections no longer require sftp
Previously, when a remote terminal (ssh) connection was opened, the connection required an sftp channel to be opened also. This is no longer necessary.
In addition to the bug fixes listed on the 9.1 release Issues page, the following bugs have been fixed in this release:
|472329||RemoteResourceBrowserWidget fails to use IRemoteFileService.toPath(URI) for converting URIs to paths|
|475609||Add support for telnet|
|478544||SWTException in ConnectionsPreferencePage.addConnection (253)|
|478549||NullPointerException in ConnectionsPreferencePage.addConnection (246)|
|480259||Up button converts path to local file system in RemoteResourceBrowserWidget|
|480314||RemoteResourceBrowserWidget should have traverse listener on remote path text|
|483923||Opening ssh connection (terminal) should not depend on sftp|
|485549||ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException in ConnectionsPreferencePage.createWidgets|
|485789||Canceling a connection in browser displays empty reason|
|486593||Remote connections with whitespace in the name are not handled correctly in the preferences page|
|488419||Make the NewSerialPortConnectionWizard public/extendable|
|488959||Allow other plugins to contribute Actions to TerminalConsole toolbar|
|494206||The JSch getProcessBuilder() should return null if the connection is not open|
|494207||"Remote" button for proxy connections doesn't enable combo|
|494429||Console shell does not set terminal size correctly|