Haxe Support

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Vendor: JetBrains, Haxe community

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Support for the Haxe programming language.
Downloads: 71082
Participated in rating: 30
Version Compatible builds Date
0.9.7 for IDEA 14.1.4 141 04.11.2015 Download
0.9.7 for IDEA 14 139.1 — 139.* 04.11.2015 Download
0.9.6 for IDEA 13.1.5 and 13.1.6. 132.400 — 135.1306 01.09.2015 Download
0.9.3 for IDEA 14 139.1 14.04.2015 Download
0.8.1 132.400 21.08.2014 Download
0.6.9 132.1 30.08.2013 Download
0.6.8 130.1485 30.08.2013 Download
0.6.4 129.391 — 130.1 21.08.2013 Download
0.6.5 130.1 — 131.1 10.07.2013 Download
0.6.1 129.1 — 130.1 04.04.2013 Download
0.6 128.1 04.04.2013 Download
0.5.8 126.329 — 127.1 21.02.2013 Download
0.5.7 126.1 — 127.1 15.02.2013 Download
0.5.7 123.1 — 124.1 17.01.2013 Download
0.5.4 122.700 — 123.1 09.11.2012 Download
0.5.3 122.666 — 123.1 07.11.2012 Download
0.5.1 122.1 — 123.1 29.09.2012 Download
0.4.7 117.105 — 118.1 09.08.2012 Download
0.2.3 117.84 — 118.1 27.03.2012 Download
0.2.2 117.82 — 118.1 27.03.2012 Download
0.2.1 117.21 — 118.1 22.03.2012 Download
0.2 114.145 — 118.1 17.03.2012 Download
0.1 114.98 — 115.1 16.02.2012 Download
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Recent change notes

This build is compatible with IDEA 14.1.4

It was built using IDEA build IU-141.177.4

0.9.7: (community release)

  • Fix the watch pane when debugging: typing and completion now work.
  • Load files using canonical names so that sym-linked files use the same buffer as the original file.
  • Use full package name when determining file to open when debugging.
  • Attempt to follow the classpath to determine which file to open when multiple files have the same package names.
  • Use implicit classpath entries during classpath operations. (e.g. haxe/std)
  • Remove "statics of XXX" from the debugger variable window pane. (The Haxe debugger at has been updated to show statics as part of the object tree for objects in view.
  • Remove error embellishments before displaying errors in the debugger variable pane.

0.9.6: (community release)

  • Fix debugger trying to populate all variables when stopped at a breakpoint.
  • Suppress display of back-end generated intermediate variables when debugging.
  • Fix NPE when editing files outside of a project.

0.9.5: (community release)

  • Add new typing support for type checking and completion. (Thanks to Carlos Ballesteros!) (Issues #288,#291,#308,#317)
  • Support static extensions in completion. (Again, Thanks, Carlos!)
  • Fix debugger getting stuck "collecting data" for some variables (particularly, "this"). (Issue #325)
  • Better compiler error highlighting. (Issue #180 redux.)
  • Fix Cut/Copy/Paste buffer inconsistencies (Issue #196)
  • Add generics support. (First level only, chained sequences remain incomplete.)
  • Allow object literals as return statements. (Issue #278)
  • Fix NPE during annotation, causing annotation to stop. (Issue #316)

0.9.4: (community release)

  • Fix compile error highlighting in the output pane and jumping to source location when an error is clicked upon (Issues #129, #160, #180).
  • Fix debugger execution under IDEA 14 and 14.1.
  • Fix move package
  • Fix MoveFile showing "unimplemented" message. (Issues #222, #88)
  • Fix copy/paste clipboard functionality.
  • Show completion for all static members (Issue #262).
  • All unit tests enabled and passing for IDEA versions 13.1, 14.0, and 14.1.1.
  • Fix rename not updating all usages (Issue #222)
  • Fix parameter info tool tips and code tips.
  • Command line ant builds (of the plugin) for automated testing.
  • Fix parsing 'new' in ternary expressions (Issue #229).
  • Better handling of comments.
  • Fix member visibility scoping issues with extern and private keywords.
  • Stop generating 'public' and 'private' modifiers when generating getter/setters.
  • Stop treating interfaces and extern class declarations identically.
  • Disallow multiple variables being declared in one statement for class fields.
  • Print compiler commands to the message pane along with command output.
  • Fix hang when using the OpenFL compiler for variable and method completion.
  • Use correct completion contributor for OpenFL project configurations.
  • Fix parsing failures for certain cases of "@meta" and "@:pos" (Issue #81).
  • Fix unresolved type error if using full class path without importing the class (Issue #39).
  • Resolve extern enum values via qualified name.
  • Resolve classes within the same package but defined in a different module (Issue #168).
  • Hopefully fix compiler based auto-complete performance problems (Issue #230).
  • Fix Plugin wrongly accepting comma separated fields that the compiler wont (Issue #83).
  • Fix rare ClassCastException when re-opening projects.
  • Fix NotNullExceptions when getting field types for dynamic fields.

0.9.3: (community release)

  • Fix local variable name suggestions to not clash with existing class fields.
  • Fix Introduce Variable refactoring to find all occurrences of the selected expression.
  • No longer block Java (and other) tests from running when Haxe plugin is installed. (Issue #166)
  • Resolve static function imports for import with in keyword. ("import String.fromCharCode in f;") (Issue #191)
  • Give extern fields public visibility: 'function a()' will be treated as 'public function a()' and will appear in completions.
  • Fix (un)comment multiple lines of code feature. (Issue #209)
  • Support 'as' keyword in import statements.
  • Implemented Refactoring: Pull Members Up/Push Members Down
  • Support extern interfaces. (Issue #202)
  • Fix visibility determination for methods. (Better completions)
  • Check for duplicate imports when copy/pasting.
  • Fix resolving classes that appear inside of an import file with a different name than the class itself. Fixes goto declaration as well.
  • Fix colorizing identifiers (variable names) in code.
  • Fix Issue 162: "call(new x(), new x());" parse failure.
  • (Re)Allow "new" for extern and prototype function declarations.
  • Fixed IDEA freeze when XML is edited
  • Implemented Refactoring: Extract Superclass
  • Implemented Refactoring: Extract Interface
  • Implemented Refactoring: Push Members Down
  • Fixed OutOfBoundsException when resolving names.
  • Fix most unit tests.

0.9.2: (community release, IDEA 14 only)

  • Fixed: HaxeReferenceCopyPasteProcessor issue preventing from using copy paste clipboard functionality

0.9: (community release)

  • Release ID change only (community version, TiVo Release 4)

  • Class Hierarchy view panels implemented. (Menu->Navigate->Type Hierarchy, et al)
  • Better handling of import files.
  • Better handling of Haxe language parsing, including many Haxe 3 features.
  • Automatic detection and use of installed haxe libraries (using the 'haxelib' command).
  • Better completion (Ctrl-space) using the Haxe compiler -- OpenFL projects only.
  • Refactorings:
    • Pull up members from class to super-class
    • Pull up members from class to interface
    • Split into declaration and assignment
    • Optimize imports
  • The following sub-releases are included:

    • (community version, TiVo RC5)

      • Refactoring: Pull up members from class to super-class
      • Refactoring: Pull up members from class to interface
      • Launch Haxe/Neko tests (Patch #131)
    • (community version, TiVo RC4)

      • Fixed issue 37 (Parser doesn't recover after new A)
      • Fixed issue 95 (Local and class variable names resolving to similar package names)
      • Fixed issue 132 (incorrect processing of duplicate imports)
      • Fixed issue 134 (incorrect reformat of object and array children)
      • Fixed reference resolution for expressions in parenthesis - otherwise, code assist does not work for those.
      • Fixed: launching test with neko, overriding haxe build parameters for test run configuration, filtering test result output, compilation path of non test build, line number for ErrorFilter; and removed hard-coded path for ErrorFilter
    • (community version, TiVo RC3)

      • Fixed NPE causing the structure view to not populate, resulting from an errant merge.
    • (community version, TiVo RC2)

      • Resolve 'convenience' imports that do not export a class named similarly to the file. (TiVo Issue #55)
      • Update unbalanced preprocessor token highlighting and detection.
      • Improve indentation of comments and preprocessor macros.
      • Update for Grammar-Kit
      • Fixed syntax rules (BNF) for constructors and external functions.
      • Fixed syntax rules (BNF) for code blocks; removed them from being valid syntax everywhere an expression can appear.
      • Fixed syntax rules (BNF) to allow meta tags on typedefs.
    • (community version, TiVo RC1+Fixes)

      • Auto-indent when adding curly brackets now works correctly. Fixes github tivo/intellij-haxe Issue #119. (Thanks, Jérémy!)
      • Fix IDE hang on completion for Haxe compiler completions.
      • Fix auto-adding new import statements above package declaration and/or comments.
      • Fix NPE when manually adding new import statements.
      • Put debugging dialogs on the UI thread.
      • Fix ArrayOutOfBounds exception when initializing haxelib cache.
    • (community version, TiVo RC1)

      • Fix NPE when colorizing.
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • Added timeout to long-running call hierarchy searches.
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • Fixed Haxe command-line debugger integration for OpenFL projects that are targetting C++ native runtime environments.
      • Fixed method hierarchy runtime exceptions, and auto-scrolling to source.
      • Fixed type hierarchy auto-scrolling to source.
      • Enhanced run & debug output to be color-coded for improved readability.
      • Fixed find-usages regression.
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • More load-time optimizations using new 'haxelib list-path' command.
      • Add package and file names to Type hierarchy window. (File names only display if the file name differs from the type name.)
      • Fixed supertypes list in the combo view of the Type hierarchy window.
      • Allow block statements everywhere.
      • Allow array literals to have additional comma [1,]
      • Moving a file from one package to another no longer displays "Unimplemented" and now moves the file, however references are not yet updated. Issue #88 -- still unresolved.
      • Updated unit tests. Issues: #71, #68.
      • Fix formatting for ">=", which is used be to reformatted to "> =". Issue
      • Fix logic for /testIf test case/
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • Repaired resolving references to classes and variables.
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • Further optimized load time for large projects.
      • Run haxelib->Project/SDK/Module library dependency synchronization in the background.
      • HXML completion: add parameters for compiler argument to presentable text of completion item
      • Completion from Haxe compiler: parse function parameters and return type to generate completion item with parameters and return type
      • Completion from Haxe compiler: format data from compiler replace "<" to "<" and ">" to ">"
      • getVariants(completion): Handle case when "var d:Array = []; d.|" when d is not resolved
      • Add description to completion recived from Haxe compiler:
      • Preliminary Haxe compiler completion support (OpenFL only)
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • Decreased time to load large projects considerably. Note that project loading is still on the UI thread, so it may appear to lock up for a short period of time. For very large projects, 90 seconds is not out of the ordinary.
      • HXML completion: Provide available libraries list
      • HXML completion: show installed haxelibs(also installed libs removed from available haxelibs list)
      • Fix meta tag parsing issues
      • HaxeMetaTagsCompletionContributor provides completion for meta tags
      • Project Xml(NME, OpenFL project project) completion: show available and installed haxelibs
      • SplitIntoDeclarationAndAssignment intention action
    • (community version, TiVo WIP)

      • Merged with version from the TiVo/master branch.
      • Class Hierarchy partial implementation.
      • SuperTypes work. Sub-types work within the same module.
      • All recent changes from
      • Support typedef optional parameters
      • Support optional function types
      • Eat compile-time conditional statements only (prevent eating conditional body as it was before)
      • Fix multiple metas issue on class
      • Highlight compile-time conditional statements if they don't have matching closing statements
      • Remove "from" and "to" from keywords, instead highlight them only if they used in abstract declaration
      • Prevent suggesting imports for using statements
      • Resolve references that have full path to type/field
      • Support function types, anonymous types as abstract type
      • Automatically add and remove dependencies when project gets opened
      • Remove ">=" and ">>=" tokens from lexer, instead parse ('>' '=') to avoid issues(
      • Support "inline" declaration attribute on local functions
      • Suggest to import class on code paste
      • Support macro expressions(including ECheckType)
      • Lots more... TODO: Get a complete list of updates. (TiVo version)

  • openFL path can now be retrieved from an .iml file (community version)

  • "Find usages in project" fixed.
  • Allowed @:final on methods and fields.
  • Re-implemented hxcpp debugger support to work with Haxe v3 built-in debugger

0.8.1: (community version)

  • Remove from dependencies list to make plugin work in PHPStorm(and other IntelliJ IDEA platform-based IDEs)

0.8: (community version)

  • Migration to new IntelliJ IDEA 13.1 API
  • HXML syntax highlighting
  • HXML completion
  • Parser support for different types of imports
  • Parser support for @:jsRequire and more parser fixes

0.7.2: (community version)

  • New version number
  • basic hxml support
  • @:jsRequire meta support
  • Haxe grammar: @:jsRequire and macro support
  • templates naming fix ("create new class/enum/interface" issue)
  • new/get/set/never keywords, get/set identifiers are valid, jar build


  • Bug fixes for 13.1.1


  • Bug fixes


  • Neko target for OpenFL
  • Bug fixes


  • OpenFL support


  • Optimize imports


  • Parser improvements


  • Bug fixes


  • Haxe 3 support


  • Folding


  • Bug fixes


  • NME support improvements
  • HXCPP debugger improvements


  • Bug fixes


  • New Compiler Mode


  • Bug fixes


  • Bug fixes


  • HXCPP Debugging
  • Bug fixes


  • Introduce Variable Refactoring
  • Using Completion
  • Bug fixes


  • Conditional Compilation Support
  • Bug fixes


  • Live Templates
  • Surround With Action
  • Smart completion
  • Goto Test Action


  • Bug fixes
  • EReg support


  • Bug fixes
  • Structure view


  • Bug fixes
  • Unresolved type inspection


  • NME Support
  • Override/Implement method action
  • Generate getter/setter action
  • Parameter info action


  • Type resolving improvements
  • Goto Implementation(s) action
  • Goto Super Method action
  • Move refactoring


  • Completion fixes


  • Type resolving improvements
  • Rename refactoring
  • NMML scheme
  • HXML support


  • Type resolving improvements
  • Documentation support
  • New color settings


  • Jump to declaration of local, std symbol or class
  • Reference completion
  • Class completion
  • Color settings
  • Code formatter
  • Go to Class
  • Icons for Haxe files
  • Search for usages
  • Highlight symbol occurencies
  • Debugger for Flash target ("Flash/Flex Support" plugin required)


  • Haxe module and SDK
  • Parsing Haxe files
  • Keyword completion
  • Compile Haxe files and run in Neko VM

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