Docker and Kubernetes Updates in IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 introduces new Docker and Kubernetes features that simplify day-to-day work and offer more flexibility with customization. Let’s have a more in-depth look at the updates in this release. Docker Use Selenoid for cross-browser testing of web applications Selenoid (available only in IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate) is an implementation of the Selenium hub for Docker, which allows you to execute automated tests on web browsers running in Docker containers. For each test, Selenoid creates a container with the specified web browser, environment, and settings. With IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 an
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 Release Candidate is Available
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 Release Candidate is ready. This is the final build before the major release, and your last chance to catch any issues before they make it into the official release. Just to give you quick heads up! This build requires a license for IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate. IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 is fast approaching. Soon your IDE will support Java 15, allow you to fully control GitHub pull requests, provide a set of new and enhanced tools to help you solve complex code problems, and enable you to work with the full scope of Jakarta EE technologies. For now, you can try these updates out o
Shared Indexes Plugin Unveiled
Indexing is one of the key features under the hood of IntelliJ IDEA. It is designed to simplify your work by teaching the IDE the ins and outs of your code even before you start applying any changes. The IDE indexes classes, methods, and other code elements to create a virtual map of your project. At JetBrains, we believe that the time you spend indexing at startup will save you precious hours when you are busy coding and want nothing to disturb your creative flow. It’s better to have your project fully indexed before you need contextual help with code completion, or have to navigate somewher
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 Goes Beta!
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 has now reached the Beta milestone. All the major features have already been implemented, so this is the perfect time to download and try the upcoming version if you haven’t yet! What will you check out first? Take your pick: More advanced support for GitHub pull requests. A new tool window and new widget for going over problems in your code. An HPROF memory viewer. A new UI for Java run configurations. Java 15 support. New features for a number of frameworks and technologies including Jakarta EE, Quarkus, Micronaut, Amazon SQS API, and OpenAPI/ Swag
New Spellchecker Implementation in IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2
Spellchecking is a pretty standard feature in most of today’s IDEs because it can be really helpful to catch typos in your code in the natural language constructs, such as variable names, strings, comments, and so on. Not so long ago, we introduced Grazie, a built-in grammar and style checker. Grazie is evolving and improving with every release and getting better and better at catching discrepancies in natural language. We decided it’s now about time we turned our attention to some of the long-standing issues with spellchecking and put the expertise gained from creating our powerful grammar an
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 EAP3: Support for Git Installed in WSL2, Java Completion Improvements, and More
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 EAP3 is out! Here are the main highlights of this new build: Support for Git installed in WSL2. Better autocompletion for Stream API methods. New presentation of the search results in Search Everywhere. The build output presentation improvements. Accessibility improvements. As usual, the EAP builds for IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate are free to use, but they expire within 30 days of the build date. (more…)
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 EAP2 Is Here with Advanced Exception Stack Trace Analysis, Emoji Support on Linux, and More
The next IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 EAP build is here with a pack of new features! Download this EAP build from our website, or update to it from the Toolbox App. As usual, the EAP builds for IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate are free to use, but they expire within 30 days of the build date. Java Analyzing the exception stack trace with dataflow analysis To make it easier for you to investigate why a Java program is failing, we’ve supplemented exception stack trace analysis with dataflow analysis. The IDE will help you find out exactly what happened to cause the variable to have an unexpected value.
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2 Early Access Program Is Starting!
The Early Access Program for our next major release, IntelliJ IDEA 2020.2, is now open! This upcoming release will be loaded with plenty of cool new features, and you can already try some of them in the very first EAP build. The features available to explore include full support for GitHub Pull Requests, the brand new Inspections Widget, Maven Wrapper support, HPROF enhancements, and much more. You can download EAP builds from our website, get them from the Toolbox App, or update using snaps if you use Ubuntu. As usual, the EAP builds for IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate are free to use, but they