Developers constantly have to switch to and from tasks due to interruptions and urgent issues. A recently introduced feature in IntelliJ 9 – task context management – makes it much easier to get back “in context” on a task by showing the active changelist, open editors, expanded branches in Project View, run configurations and enabled breakpoints for that task.

Version 2.3 of the Atlassian Connector for IntelliJ IDEA takes advantage of this feature by automatically creating a context for every Jira issue that becomes your ‘active issue’.

More Jira improvements

In addition to automatic task context creation, version 2.3 introduces new features that make it faster to manage issues using the Connector for IntelliJ including:

Crucible Improvements

Developers using the Crucible code review tool and IntelliJ can take advantage of several new features including:

View the full list of changes in version 2.3 of the Atlassian Connector for Eclipse or install today

New Release of Atlassian Connector for IntelliJ – Task Context Integration, Easier Jira Editing and More!