|author||Michael Keppler||2020-04-14 01:35:53 -0400|
|committer||Michael Keppler||2020-04-14 01:35:53 -0400|
Improve text and links to be more similar to egit README. This file is displayed both in the eclipse.org gitile browser as well as on github.com when browsing to the repository. Change-Id: If3816ad2a13fc9a7601a8dda2f93abaea179a9a7 Signed-off-by: Michael Keppler <Michael.Keppler@gmx.de>
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 23 deletions
@@ -1,15 +1,13 @@
-Eclipse EGit Github Connector
+# Eclipse EGit Github Connector
-EGit Github Connector is an Eclipse plugin for working with Git repositories
-hosted on Github. It is based on the JGit library, which is a Git implementation
+_EGit Github Connector_ is an Eclipse plugin for working with Git repositories
+hosted on Github. It is based on the _JGit_ library, which is a Git implementation
in pure Java and integrates with EGit which is the Eclipse Git Team Provider.
-This package is licensed under the EPL. Please refer to the LICENSE file
+This package is licensed under the _EPL 2.0_. Please refer to the `LICENSE` file
for the complete license.
- In general, EGit supports at least the latest two Eclipse releases.
For details, please see https://wiki.eclipse.org/EGit/FAQ
@@ -18,35 +16,27 @@ Compatibility
existing functions and change others without other notice than what
is written in the commit log and source files themselves.
-Post question or comments to the email@example.com mailing list.
-You need to be subscribed to post, see here:
+Post questions or comments to the firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list.
+You need to be [subscribed](https://dev.eclipse.org/mailman/listinfo/egit-dev)
Bugs are tracked in [Bugzilla](https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/buglist.cgi?bug_status=UNCONFIRMED&bug_status=NEW&bug_status=ASSIGNED&bug_status=REOPENED&classification=Technology&component=GitHub&list_id=11227256&product=EGit&query_format=advanced)
Create new bugs [here](https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/enter_bug.cgi?product=EGit;component=GitHub)
**This project does not use pull requests.**
Pull requests to this GitHub repository will be ignored.
Push patches to Gerrit at https://git.eclipse.org/r/egit/egit-github as explained
-in the Contributor Guide:
+in the [EGit Contributor Guide](https://wiki.eclipse.org/EGit/Contributor_Guide).
+## About Git
More information about Git, its repository format, and the canonical
-C based implementation can be obtained from the Git websites:
+C based implementation can be obtained from the [Git website](https://git-scm.com/).