Author Archives: Maxim Medvedev

New in 10.5: Create and open tests for Groovy classes faster

We’ve added a couple of new productivity features in IntelliJ IDEA 10.5 to make working with Groovy tests two bits more pleasant: 1. Now you can create tests for Groovy classes the same way you do in Java. You just … Continue reading

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Quick prototyping in Groovy with “Convert Map to Class” intention

Sometimes it is helpful to use a Map for fast prototyping of classes with some properties but without any logic. But in the end it would be nice to have a real class. In IntelliJ IDEA you can get it … Continue reading

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New in 10.5: Introduce Refactorings for Groovy

In the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 10.5 some new Groovy refactorings will appear. The first of them is Introduce Parameter. It allows you to select any expression inside a method and make from it a new method parameter. All the usages … Continue reading

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New String-related Intentions for Groovy

With the latest Maia EAP Groovy language support is improved with several new GStrings intention actions. Now you can convert string concatenations to GStrings… …and back simply by pressing Alt+Enter, Enter. Also, IntelliJ IDEA is now aware of that braces … Continue reading

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