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GitKraken Desktop Release Notes

Behold the evolution of GitKraken Desktop! Find out what’s new, what’s fixed, or just take a trip down memory lane with a nostalgic swagger, remembering those bugs of yesterday.

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Version 10.0.2

Tuesday, June 4th, 2024

Improvements 🙌

  • Repository Management tab:
    • The search bar will be automatically focused when accessing the Repository Management tab.
    • Custom Workspace icons will now show in the collapsible section header.
    • Your scroll position will be saved when returning to the Repository Management tab.
    • After creating a new Workspace, the Workspace will be expanded and scrolled to automatically.
    • User avatars will show in the section header of any shared Cloud Workspace.
  • Experimental Feature – Git Executable:
    • Added push tag support.

Bug Fixes 🐛

  • Experimental Feature – Git Executable:
    • Fixed an issue where continuing a rebase would fail after a conflict if the current commit message started with #.
  • Fixed an issue where the client would fail to load Bitbucket Server users.

Version 10.0.1

“To err is human; to forgive, divine”

Monday, May 20th, 2024

Improvements ✨

  • Updated Git to 2.44.1.
  • Improved the layout of filtering controls in Launchpad.

Bug Fixes 🐛

  • Fixed an issue where pull requests from archived repositories would appear in Launchpad.
  • Fixed an issue where GitLab Self-Managed Workspaces would not show any repositories.

Version 10.0.0

“How many arms does Keif have? Ten-tacles.”

Tuesday, May 14th, 2024

New ✨

  • GitKraken Client is now called GitKraken Desktop
  • Focus View is now called Launchpad

Improvements 🙌

  • Completely re-built our in-app informational/error message pop-ups (“toasts”) to give them a fresh look.
  • Added loading icon to Launchpad issue and pull request panel
  • Show provider icon for Launchpad workspace dropdown. Hide hosting service dropdown when a workspace is selected rather than disabling it
  • Default the Launchpad to open in the pull request sub tab
  • Experimental Feature – Git Executable:
    • Added stage files support
    • Added unstage files support
    • Added stash support
    • Added support for Git Credential Manager on SSH settings
  • The Launchpad sub tab will be remembered when going between different tabs and when the client is restarted
  • The Launchpad search text will be remembered when going between different tabs
  • Now able to search Launchpad items using pull request and issue number
  • Updated Git to 2.44.0 and 2.44.0-windows
  • Update git-lfs to 3.5.1
  • Renamed the Jira Server integration to Jira Data Center as Jira Server has reached end of support
  • Use gpg from bundle if gpg executable is not found on Windows
  • Add ability to suggest changes to Pull Requests via Cloud Patches
  • Show Suggested Changes for a Pull Request in the Pull Request view
  • Add a new Team view within Launchpad that shows all PR’s and issues for an integration
  • Organize pullrequests within the Launchpad view into different groups. This is only for Launchpad personal view
  • Add action button to open code suggestions for PR’s in Launchpad

Bug Fixes 🐛

  • Interacting with an expired notification now clears that notification instead of leaving it unread forever
  • Fixed an issue where the Launchpad issue and pull request panel did not span to the top of the page
  • Fixed an issue where the diff editor not showing images when switching between files
  • Fixed an issue where LFS detection was failing with LFS repos having custom LFS hooks
  • Fixed getting “Invalid Version: undefined” when creating a workspace
  • Fixed an issue on windows where closing a terminal would close all terminals in the app
  • Fixed an issue where the Launchpad refresh button would disappear for a moment when selected a workspace to filter by
  • Fixed an issue with cloning LFS repositories with hundreds of LFS files.
  • Experimental Feature – Git Executable:
    • Fixed an issue were commits could be made using the user name and email specified in the global git config file instead of the profile values when they were different
    • Fixed fast-forwarding tags
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