Release notes from 2.9.1 back to 2.8.0

October 31, 2022

v2.9.1 is released

New in this release - macOS

  • Installers for macOS are now signed and notarized to prevent security warnings.
  • Installers for Apple Silicon (M1, M2, etc) are now available for better performance on Apple Silicon machines.
October 3, 2022

v2.9.0 is released

New in this release - Git

  • Initial GitHub support. github support
  • Support is limited to public repositories on GitHub.com. Private repositories and GitHub Enterprise support to follow.

Fixed in this release - Git

  • Fixed a bug when diffing changes in the working copy of submodules.
  • Fixed some bugs related to tracking branches, especially when their branch name doesn't exactly match the remote branch name (e.g. main-upstream).

New in this release - Simulink

  • Added support for R2022b.

New in this release - general usage

  • We have bumped the underlying Java Runtime to Java 17, which means that Windows Vista and 7 are no longer officially supported. No changes in Mac or Linux compatibility.
March 31, 2022

v2.8.0 is released

New in this release - Git

  • Support for git submodules.
  • Detached HEAD mode is no longer converted automatically to detachedHead-deleteme. Submodule screenshot

New in this release - Simulink

  • It is now possible to turn off the library link icon if you want to. Custom masks library link icon screenshot

Fixed in this release - general usage

  • Calling the dp command line utility without an already-running DiffPlug is now more reliable.
Extend to 2.7.0