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Latest Releases

This page includes information about the latest stable release of Subversive and the Early Access Build with all the latest features. ** Please take a note that as of now the JDT Ignore feature is deprecated and will be removed from the Subversive project update sites. Also please note, that it could be uninstalled without any harmful consequences, which in turn will reduce performance overhead.

Subversive Distribution and Installation Notes

The Subversive installation consists of two parts: the Subversive plug-in and Subversive SVN Connectors. Both parts must be installed in order to use Subversive. The Subversive plug-in is developed as an official Eclipse project and is available for installation from this page under the terms and conditions of the Eclipse Public License Version 1.0 ("EPL"). Subversive SVN Connectors are external libraries (used by Subversive to communicate with SVN) with their own licenses. Subversive SVN Connectors are developed as an open-source project on and are distributed separately.

In order to install Subversive, you should install the Subversive plug-in and at least one Subversive SVN Connector. The Subversive plug-in and Subversive SVN Connectors are distributed from different update sites located on different servers. As the first step, you need to install the Subversive plug-in using the information on this page. After installing the Subversive plug-in, you will be prompted to select Subversive SVN Connectors that will be installed automatically from another server. For more information, please refer to the Installation Instructions.

Neon (Eclipse 4.6) Release

This is the stable Subversive plug-in release that is a part of Eclipse Neon Simultaneous Release. The Subversive plug-in is included into Neon Update Site, so you can install Subversive directly from Eclipse Neon.

Release Date: 02 September 2016
Version: 4.0.2.I20160902-1700 (Release notes)

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The Subversive plug-in is an integral part of the Eclipse Neon update site. To install Subversive, select the Neon update site in Eclipse Update Manager, then select the Subversive features under the Collaboration section of the update site (check the installation instructions).

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Latest Stable Build

This is the most up-to-date version of the Subversive plug-in. It's aimed to provide you with access to the latest Subversive features before they become available in the Subversive build included into the yearly Eclipse Simultaneous Release.

Release Date: 25 April 2017
Version: 4.0.5.I20170425-1700 (Change log)

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Archived Update Site:

Previous Release: 01 July 2016
Version: 3.0.5.I20160701-1700 (Change log)

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The latest version of Subversive is compatible with JDK 1.6, Eclipse 4.4 and later versions. It supports SVN versions 1.8-1.9 and migration from SVN 1.1-1.6. Subversive SVN Connectors are available for different platforms. For Windows x86/x64, you can install the JavaHL with corresponding binaries or SVNKit connectors. For other platforms, you have to install the SVNKit connector or if you're installing JavaHL, additionally install a package that contains JavaHL binaries for the platform (check the installation instructions).

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