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Incorrect parsing of ${} symbols in gitignore #585

timothybasanov opened this issue Jun 20, 2019 · 1 comment


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commented Jun 20, 2019


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Using a mix of $, { and } symbols within .gitignore files causes a parsing error within a plugin.

Steps to Reproduce

Create a .gitignore file with this contents:


Expected behavior: Valid gitignore file that ignores all directories named (literally) ${}.

Actual behavior: Error syntax highlight within a file:

Screen Shot 2019-06-20 at 3 55 27 PM

Reproduces how often: Always reproducible




IntelliJ IDEA 2019.1.3


macOS Mojave 10.14.5, up to date as of June 20th
@hsz hsz self-assigned this Sep 30, 2019
@hsz hsz added the bug label Sep 30, 2019
@hsz hsz added this to the v3.2.3 milestone Sep 30, 2019
hsz added a commit that referenced this issue Sep 30, 2019

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commented Sep 30, 2019

@timothybasanov Thank you for creating this issue! It's fixed and will be available with upcoming release.

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