- Updates the working directory on checkout.
- New network-related features: clone, fetch, push, and list remote references.
- Introduces Repository.Network.FetchHeads.
- New .gitignore related features: temporary rules and path checking. revparse support in Repository.Lookup().
- Basic stashing support: add, retrieve, list, and and remove.
- Support for XDG configuration store.
- Exposes merge related information: Repository.Index.IsFullyMerged, Repository.Conflicts, and IndexEntry.StageLevel.
- Exposes the heads being merged in Repository.MergeHeads