Author Archives: Rene Pfeuffer

SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc7

Hey there, another two weeks have passed (can you see the pattern?), and we proudly present release candidate 7 of SCM-Manager 2 to you. Besides a fix regarding repository write requests with anonymous access enabled and other small bugs, we have a new nice plugin for you: A new landing page. We call it mySCM. […]

SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc6

One of the core features of SCM-Manager is its extensibility with plugins. Installing, updating and removing plugins requires a restart of the SCM-Manager. And to be honest, we would not have thought this would be so hard. After trying to destroy the complete context of the server and learning a lot about class loader leaks, […]

Issue restart

Over the years, SCM-Manager received a lot of attention and a lot of people had questions. Some of them led to issues on BitBucket, which were migrated to GitHub not long ago. With the release of SCM-Manager 2 getting closer, we would like to get rid of old issues, because we would like to focus […]

SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc5

Release 2 of SCM-Manager brings a lot of changes, some small, some big. Besides the most obvious change, the completely new user interface, there is the new  level 3 REST API, which took us a considerable amount of effort to create. The new REST API allows scripts and other applications to “navigate” from the top level […]

SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc4

For some time, the incompatability of SCM-Manager 2 with Java 9 or above has annoyed us. Now we can happily announce, that this is history. With the new version 2.0.0-rc4 SCM-Manager can run on Java 9 and above. A little error though has not made it into this release: If you are hosting mercurial repositories, […]

SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc3

Last week we stumbled upon an error in the plugin loader. If you have installed some plugins with dependencies between them, the may end up loading them in the wrong sequence and therefore running into an error. We fixed this error with SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc3. If your SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc2 is starting up without problem, you can […]