Update nightlies daily

Generally, we recommend using nightly builds of Scala plugin to stay up to date in cutting-edge features and bug-fixes. Most nightlies are rather stable and may often work even better than “officially stable” releases.

Although we can always download the latest nightly build and update Scala plugin by-hand, there is now a better way to get recent versions.

Just add “http://www.jetbrains.com/idea/plugins/scala-nightly.xml”
into Settings / Updates / Plugin Hosts:

After that, you can receive notifications on new plugin nightlies:

Update with pleasure :)

About Pavel Fatin

IntelliJ Scala plugin developer (http://pavelfatin.com)
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7 Responses to Update nightlies daily

  1. Lachlan says:

    Cool, this will save me time, thanks!

  2. Alain O'Dea says:

    This is awesome. I have been visiting the plugin page and manually updating on every build. Just as Lachlan said, it will save me time :)

    Thank you very much!

  3. Tomer Gabel says:

    Will save us loads of hassle, thanks!

  4. Christopher Currie says:

    Awesome news, thanks so much for this!

  5. dave says:

    Very awesome!

    I do have one request. Can you avoid publishing a nightly build if there have not been any changes that day? The Scala git repo shows no changes in the past five days, but there’s been a nightly build every day.

    That would help avoid needless updates and restarts.

    Thanks again!
    dave
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  6. Tomer Gabel says:

    Can you please update the post? We’ve already had two or three engineers missing the comment (myself included)… :-/

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