Bean Validation support in IntelliJ IDEA 9

Initial Bean Validation support will be available in IntelliJ IDEA 9 (Maia). The first Maia EAP will include the following features:

  • Dedicated facet for Bean Validation. This will help you use different Reference Implementations (RI) of Bean Validation. By now, there is only one RI available in the Bean Validation facet, namely the Hibernate Validator 4.0.0.Beta1:
  • Bean Validation tool window with all module Constraints and Constraint Validators:
  • Several inspections of Constraint annotations with quick fixes for them; RegExp language injection into @Pattern annotation:
  • Helpful quick fix for Constraint Validators generation:
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3 Responses to Bean Validation support in IntelliJ IDEA 9

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    Graham says:

    March 29, 2011

    This makes my coding so much easier, thanks for putting this in one place so i can further understand Bean validation with IntelliJ.

    As for Valerie: (post #1)

    Check out the faq there is an entry there.

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    Brett M says:

    May 17, 2011

    Practices like this help decrease time spent on functionality on finding zip codes within certain ranges or areas.

    Thanks for the tips.

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    James says:

    May 25, 2011

    I know that there are some built in bean validation constraints, but what about creating and using the custom user-defined constraints? Is it difficult to implement them into the process?

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