Author: Sebastian Sdorra

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SCM-Manager v1 Plugin Center

Posted on 2021-10-27 by Sebastian Sdorra

Hello SCM-Manager Community,

On June 04, 2020 we released SCM Manager v2 in the first stable version. That was 510 days ago. Today we decided to shutdown the PluginCenter for version 1 on April 30, 2022, and we also disabled access via http today.

What does this mean for running…

Posted in scm-manager, plugin-center, v1

SCM-Manager 2.23.0

Posted on 2021-09-08 by Sebastian Sdorra

Hello Community,

today we released SCM Manager 2.23.0 which brings global search to a whole new level.

Search was introduced with the quick repository search bar in version 2.21.0. Version 2.22.0 comes with a details page and allows searching by users and groups. Since…

Posted in scm-manager, release

Server maintenance

Posted on 2020-08-03 by Sebastian Sdorra

On Thursday 06-08-2020 at 07:00 GMT+2 we will update the following parts of our infrastructure:


This can cause interruptions when downloading SCM-Manager and installing or updating plugins. The maintenance work should not take longer…

Posted in infrastructure

New website

Posted on 2020-06-02 by Sebastian Sdorra

Today we reached another great goal on our road to the 2.0.0 release.

We released our new website 🎉🥳

Our old website was a somewhat outdated wordpress blog. The blog was fine, but it does no longer match our needs. In the development process of SCM-Manager we use pull requests…

Posted in scm-manager, infrastructure

New home for scm-manager packages

Posted on 2020-05-18 by Sebastian Sdorra

Before launching our 2.0.0 release we decided to optimize and modernize our infrastructure. One of the first notable changes is the new Nexus 3 instance replacing our old Nexus 2 instance on With this migration most paths have been…

Posted in scm-manager, infrastructure

Change in ownership

Posted on 2020-04-15 by Sebastian Sdorra

In Fall 2018 Cloudogu and I announced a cooperation for this project. Ever since then, a lot has changed in the background. We established a permanent SCM-Manager team at Cloudogu, which I am the leader of. That allowed us to pick up speed in the development of SCM-Manager and to…

Posted in cloudogu, scm-manager

We migrated to GitHub

Posted on 2020-03-09 by Sebastian Sdorra

As mentioned here, we migrated the scm-manager core repository to GitHub: scm-manager/scm-manager.

We decided to do so due to the removed mercurial support from Bitbucket. This is no statement whatsoever against Mercurial, we will continue to support Mercurial, Git and Subversion…

Posted in cloudogu, scm-manager

SCM-Manager 2.0.0-rc2

Posted on 2020-01-29 by Sebastian Sdorra

About six weeks ago we presented you the first release candidate of SCM-Manager 2. Now we finished the RC-2. Here are our favorite new features:

Unification of source and commits become “code”

We got feedback that the navigation points “Commits” and “Sources” on the right side…

Posted in release, scm-manager

SCM-Manager 2 gets a boost by Cloudogu GmbH

Posted on 2018-09-25 by Sebastian Sdorra

In 2010 I started the development of SCM-Manager.  Since 2013 I have a strong partner: Cloudogu GmbH. In the past they contributed to the project by helping with support cases and the development of several plug-ins like Groupmanager, CAS, scm-htpasswd and Checkstyle.

Because of…

Posted in cloudogu, scm-manager

SCM-Manager 1.60 with support for Java 9 and 10

Posted on 2018-05-04 by Sebastian Sdorra

Version 1.60 of SCM-Manager is now available for download. Version 1.60 is the first version with support for Java 9 and 10.

Release notes
Getting startedhttps…

Posted in release, scm-manager