Category Archives: Feature

Experimenting with multiple-projections

Have you tried one of the most prominent features of MPS 3.0 – multiple editor projections? Developers can now switch between alternative notations and so always pick the one that fits best the task at hands. This is really an … Continue reading

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A face-lifted generator tutorial

While playing with the 3.0 EAP releases, you may consider checking out the updated MPS generator tutorial. It has undergone a major rewrite to accommodate for all the recent changes to the MPS generator and to better serve the purpose … Continue reading

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Coming in JetBrains MPS 3.0 – multiple editor projections

Today we’ve got another video giving you a taste of what’s being prepared for the upcoming 3.0 release – multiple editor projections. This is truly unleashing the power of projectional editing. The new support for multiple projections will give the … Continue reading

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Fluent Java editing in MPS 3.0

Here’s a short video showing some of the new capabilities of the MPS BaseLanguage (Java) editor coming in 3.0. Based on the feedback we received from many of our users, we put extra effort into making the editor feel like … Continue reading

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A public language repository for JetBrains MPS now open

JetBrains MPS is a language development tool and as such needs a common place for its users to easily share their languages. There wasn’t such a place until today. The good news is that this has just changed. If you … Continue reading

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Speed-up your MPS installation

Here’s a quick tip to make MPS faster and less memory consuming in 2 minutes. We’ve talked about MPS being a plugin for IntelliJ IDEA in our recent post. MPS itself, however, is also modular and contains several plugins. If … Continue reading

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JetBrains MPS plugin joins the IntelliJ IDEA repository

We’ve just published the MPS plugin into the IntelliJ IDEA plugin repository. This opens another and perhaps the most convenient way to enable MPS inside IntelliJ IDEA and keep it up-to-date. All you have to do is to fire up … Continue reading

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The MPS 2.0 Future Series: Part 3. MPS – an open source project

In this last part of our MPS future series, we’ll have a brief look at the project itself and discuss its properties with respect to the community around it. Grabbing MPS As most of you probably know, the MPS source … Continue reading

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The MPS 2.0 Future Series: Part 2. Documentation, modularization et al.

We’ve talked a lot about the editor enhancements making in into MPS 2.0. Now let’s move on from the editor to other topics. No comment, or yes? An important improvement for everyone to benefit will be the addition of a … Continue reading

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The MPS 2.0 Future Series: Part 1. The Editor

MPS evolves really quickly. With the 2.0 release getting closer it’s time for us to dip our toes into what’s coming. Today, we’ll discuss the new features targetting the MPS editor. MPS 2.0 will come with support for tables and … Continue reading

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