Installing the EWM Git Integration Toolkit

You must install the EWM Git Integration Toolkit if you want to enable linking of Git commits to IBM® Engineering Workflow Management (EWM) work items, or configure process enforcement for Git Push operations. The EWM Git Integration Toolkit is needed for configuring pre-receive and post-receive hooks. Perform this task only once for a Git server. You do not need to repeat this task for every registered Git repository.

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Install the EWM Git Integration Toolkit on the system that hosts the Git server.


  1. In a web browser, go to
  2. Click the link to the release that you want to use, then click the All Downloads tab.
  3. Scroll to the Plain .zip Files section. Click the link to EWM Git Integration Toolkit to download it.
  4. Extract the downloaded .zip file.
  5. Navigate to the path-to-rtc-git-toolkit/server folder.
  6. Enter this command: npm install --production.