Wednesday, March 6, 2019

New language injection in PyCharm

I love the PyCharm's ability to recognize one code type inside another. It is very convenient to use all the help to edit, say, SQL query inside a python function. However, I noticed if you have an HTML snippet inside the python code, it's not recognized as HTML, just as mere string. Time to fix it.

1. Go to Preference -> Language Injections

2. Press Add (the plus sign icon under the list of existing injections) and choose 2. Generic Python

3. Enter the following in the dialog.

4. Press OK to save all your changes

Now go to a python file and try it