IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 Help

Resolving References to Missing Gems

This feature is supported in Ultimate edition only.

IntelliJ IDEA detects unsatisfied dependencies in the following cases, and helps resolve them:

  • In the Gemfile for the whole project.
  • In a particular file. IntelliJ IDEA recognizes unsatisfied dependencies in the absence of Gemfile only.

To resolve unsatisfied gem dependencies, do one of the following

  • If IntelliJ IDEA detects unsatisfied dependencies, it displays the notification balloon, suggesting you an appropriate action.

    Click the hyperlink in the balloon:

    /help/img/idea/2016.3/ij_missingGemsBannerBundler.png
  • If in course of editing a Ruby file, IntelliJ IDEA detects that some of the required gems are missing, it displays an intention action Install missing gem using 'bundler' gem.

    Choose the suggested intention action:

    /help/img/idea/2016.3/ruby_missingGemsBanner.png

See Also

Language and Framework-Specific Guidelines:

Last modified: 7 December 2016