Flatbuffers Support

Compatible with IntelliJ IDEA
Aug 28, 2016

Provides support for Google Flatbuffers IDLs.

Download plugin

Recent change notes


Documentation on IDL schema language seems to be a bit outdated, so most work initially is just on matching up to what's actually implemented by flatc.

  • Initial version, targeting Flatbuffers 1.4.0
  • Syntax highlighting

General usage instructions

To recognize a specific extension as a Flatbuffers IDL:

  1. Open Preferences

  2. Search for "File Types" (or navigate to Editor > Files Types)

  3. Select "Flatbuffers IDL" in the "Recognized File Types".

  4. Add desired filename pattern (e.g. "*.fbs") to "Registered Patterns".