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Release Resolved Community Contributions
Feb 28, 2014
Service Release
Includes: Mylyn 3.9.2, Mylyn Builds 1.1.2, Mylyn Commons 3.9.2, Mylyn Context 3.9.2, Mylyn Docs 1.8.2, Mylyn Reviews 2.0.2. Mylyn Tasks 3.9.2, Mylyn Versions 1.1.2.
Sep 27, 2013
Service Release
Includes: Mylyn 3.9.1, Mylyn Builds 1.1.1, Mylyn Commons 3.9.1, Mylyn Context 3.9.1, Mylyn Docs 1.8.1, Mylyn Reviews 2.0.1. Mylyn Tasks 3.9.1, Mylyn Versions 1.1.1.
June 26, 2013
Sebastian Schmidt and Timur Achmetow provided several enhancements as part of Sumer of Code. Jeremie Bresson contributed numerous improvements and fixes for MediaWiki markup. Additional contributions were provided by Benjamin Muskalla, Tomasz Zarna, Stefan Seelmann, Krzysztof Daniel, Lei Zhu and Lucas Panjer.
Includes: Mylyn 3.9, Mylyn Builds 1.1, Mylyn Commons 3.9, Mylyn Context 3.9, Mylyn Docs 1.8, Mylyn Reviews 2.0. Mylyn Tasks 3.9, Mylyn Versions 1.1.

Also see the New & Noteworthy for previous releases

New in Mylyn 3.9

NOTE: Mylyn 3.9 requires Java 1.6 or later and Eclipse 3.8 or later. See the download page for repository locations.


Task List

Hiding of Subtasks

On first start the Task List suggests to filter subtasks not matched by queries. This helps to reduce incoming notifications for subtasks that are not matched by the query.


Task Editor

Copy URL for Comments

The drop down for task comments now support copying the URL to reference a particular comment.




WikiText now has support for Markdown markup.

Markdown support is part of the WikiText Extras feature and only available from the Mylyn Docs nightly repository .

WikiText Dependencies

The WikiText dependency on Mylyn Context has been split out to a separate bundle to enable integrators to consume WikiText tasks integration without pulling in the Task-focused Interface..


Bugzilla Connector

Bugzilla 4.4

Bugzila 4.4 is now supported.


Trac Connector

Delete Trac Tasks

The delete task prompt now has the option to delete repository tasks enabled for Trac repositories.


Gerrit Connector

Local Files Shown in Review Compare View

When a file is opened from the review editor navigation and editing are available when a revision matches the local workspace.

Review Compare View

The order in which changes are shown has been reversed. The new contents is now shown on the right hand side to match the Gerrit web UI and the standard workflow in Eclipse.

Review Navigator

The Review navigator provides a view of all comments in a review.

Replies to Review Comments

The Review editor supports replying to global review comments.

Review Comment Spell Checking

New comments for reviews and submissions now get automatic spell checking.

Rebase for Gerrit Reviews

A rebase button is now available in the review editor when Gerrit 2.4 or later is used.

Auto Expand Sections

When clicking hyperlinks that point to a specific patch set such as the corresponding section in the Review editor is automatically expanded. Also, the Reviewers section is now always expanded.

Gerrit My Changes Query

Completed reviews are now included in the My Changes query for Gerrit.

Gerrit 2.5

Gerrit 2.5 is supported. Support for Gerrit 2.6 is still work in progress (see bug 395059).


Hudson/Jenkins Connector

Hudson 3.0

Hudson 3.0 and 3.0.1 are now supported.


Framework and API

See porting guide for additional notes on API changes.

Commons: Team Repositories View Categories

The Team Repositories view supports user defined categories: bug 335790

Tasks: Category IDs published as API

bug 387710: The IDs of categories of the Task Repositories view are now published as API.

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