Gerrit Code Review releases can be downloaded from the download site (.war files only) or from Maven Central (.war files and API artifacts, version 2.9 and later).
Artifacts deployed to Maven Central are signed with the maintainer's key. Please refer to the list of maintainers' keys.
Latest release: 3.6. The support status of all recent Gerrit versions is summarized here.
Deprecation of Prolog for submit rules and introduction of Submit Requirements
Removal of support for CentOS
Review labels copied and used from the latest patch-set
Release notes for Gerrit 3.6
Java 8 support dropped
Request cancellation and execution deadlines
Release notes for Gerrit 3.5
Unresolved Comments ported to latest patchset
JCraft JSch client library is disabled per default
Release notes for Gerrit 3.4
Java 11 by default for Gerrit
New logs timestamp format
Release notes for Gerrit 3.3
File Uploads in frontend
Release notes for Gerrit 3.2
Support for git protocol V2
Performance logging and tracing
Release notes for Gerrit 3.1
The GWT UI is removed and PolyGerrit is now the only UI.
The database backend for changes, accounts, groups and projects (“ReviewDb”) is removed and all metadata is now stored in git (“NoteDb”).
New quota enforcer extension point.
Support for signed push with GPG subkeys.
New core plugins:
Release notes for Gerrit 3.0
GWT UI is deprecated, and PolyGerrit is now the default UI.
Experimental Dark Mode in PolyGerrit.
Inline editing support in PolyGerrit UI.
Redesigned UI for PolyGerrit based on material.
New configuration option to ignore self-approval on labels.
New CommonMark/Markdown parser.
Release notes for Gerrit 2.16
New change workflows for changes not yet ready for full review (formerly Drafts).
The new PolyGerrit UI is mature enough for most uses.
Account data is stored in NoteDb.
NoteDb for change metadata is considered stable, and new sites use it by default.
NoteDb migration for change metadata is available.
Made several improvements and additions to the documentation to help users find the information they need.
Release notes for Gerrit 2.15
Changes can be assigned to specific users
Open and Abandoned changes can be deleted
HTML emails and new templating framework
Support for receiving review comments by email
New Polymer based user interface
Support for elliptic curve/ed25519 SSH keys
Secondary index with Elastic Search (experimental)
Release notes for Gerrit 2.14
Support for Git LFS
Access control for git submodule subscriptions
Release notes for Gerrit 2.13.
New change submission workflows: ‘Submit Whole Topic’ and ‘Submitted Together’.
Support for GPG Keys and signed pushes.
Release notes for Gerrit 2.12.
Issue 505: Changes can be created and edited directly in the browser.
Many improvements in the new change screen.
The old change screen is removed.
Release notes for Gerrit 2.11.
Support for externally loaded plugins.
Release notes for Gerrit 2.10.
Release notes for Gerrit 2.9.
Release notes for releases prior to 2.9 can be found on the old documentation site.