NetBeans 7.0 Milestone 1 – Installation Experience

When downloading a new release or milestone build of NetBeans, I occassionally like to comment on the installation experience.

NetBeans 7.0 Milestone 1 Released

NetBeans 7.0 Milestone 1 Released. You can download the bits here…

Comments on NetBeans 7.0 Proposed Features

Recently I started re-visiting the NetBeans development blog pages to see what is being planned for NetBeans 7.0. I was pleased to see more content than I expected about proposed features, improvements, and fixes. Several interesting items I wanted to highlight and/or comment on are as follows…

Sun Releases Java 6 Update 11 (JDK 1.6.0.11)

BugId Category Subcategory Description 6732194 hotspot compiler2 Data corruption dependent on -server/-client/-Xbatch 4486841 java char_encodings UTF-8 decoder should adhere to corrigendum to Unicode 3.0.1 6359722 java classes_2d Uncatchable recursive NullPointerException at sun.font.TrueTypeFont.open() 6757527 java classes_2d D3D: serious rendering issues on Nvidia boards with driver version 178.13 on Vista 6743433 java classes_awt IM candidate window is [...]

NetBeans 7.0 Milestone 1 – SQL Editor Save As Feature

While testing the NetBeans 7 Milestone 1 release, I tried out the SQL Save As feature added to the SQL Editor…