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New intentions for Scala

Intentions were extended with several new. Now you can simply switch between two different ways of writing expressions – infix and method call. Convert infix notation to method call (and vice versa) intention provides you this possibility. It appears when you put … Continue reading

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What’s changed in completion

Recently completion was improved, so I want to describe most significant changes: Basic completion works as Class Name completion in case if nothing found. If something is found, you can invoke second basic completion to observe classes, which you want … Continue reading

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Scaladoc 2 Support

Last releases are coming with full scaladoc 2 support Go to declaration and Auto completion for entity links and @throws tags       Go to declaration, Auto completion, Renaming and Generation by signature for @tparam and @param tags   … Continue reading

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What’s new in ScalaTest integration

Build 0.5.265 is coming with new cool features for ScalaTest. First of all it shows now outdated configurations. For example you removed test class, but your configuration is still here, then you’ll see that you shouldn’t try to run this … Continue reading

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Cherish your packages

After the introduction of chained package clauses in Scala 2.8 we have the ability to rewrite “package” as “package foo; package bar” in order to automatically import all “foo” package entities (so, these two declarations are not equivalent). Scala … Continue reading

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Evaluate Expression feature for Scala

Evaluate expression feature is available now in build 0.5.180. This feature is not fully implemented (and will not be in foreseeable future) and have beta quality, however even now it’s much more usable than it was using Java language. Supported … Continue reading

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Scaladoc web pages generation

This feature is available from build 0.5.142. Now you can generate Scaladoc html documentation for the entire project or custom scope from the IntelliJ IDEA. To use it, select “Generate Scaladoc” from Tools menu. Then you will see configuration dialog: After … Continue reading

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Show implicit parameters action.

I’m glad to introduce to you new feature of Scala plugin, which is coming with builds 0.4.1480 and 0.5.111 (depends on IntelliJ IDEA version). This called “Show implicit parameters action”, however it also can be called like “Go to passed implicit … Continue reading

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Scala Language Console (Nika builds)

New scala console comes with build 0.5.89 ( Now you can use full featured editor for editing code in console (just instead of Enter, use Shift + Enter). For example: And after execution: This comes only with Nika scala plugin … Continue reading

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Real FSC support

Usual Scala compilation never seems fast enough. There are two main reasons why: It takes a lot of time to start Scala compiler and to process standard libraries. Scala compiler doesn’t support selective recompilation. The first problem is solved by … Continue reading

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