IntelliJ Platform plugin reactive programming

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Apparently, IntelliJ platform uses EDT like in Swing. There was a reactive library for Swing, called `RxJava`, but nowadays it looks obsolete and not compatible with RxJava 2+. For example, it's `SwingScheduler` is not compatible with modern `RxJava`.

What to do? What `Rx` library for Swing can be used nowadays? How to use reactive programming in IntelliJ Platform plugin development?

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We're not aware of any direct replacement. We're currently working on using JetBrains Compose for Desktop for IntelliJ plugins, but this is at a very early and experimental stage and not recommended for production usage.

https://github.com/JetBrains/compose-jb/tree/master/examples/intellij-plugin

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