The compiler bug described in issue #128361 seems to also affect these two files from the NetBeans 6.5 beta IDE sources:
org.netbeans.spi.jumpto.symbol.SymbolProvider, line ~213
org.netbeans.modules.uihandler.Install, line ~ 1676
A minor edit (casting to a java.util.List) similar to that shown in patch 57582 in issue #128361 is the workaround
needed. This does compile with JDK 5 as well.
Reassigning to "logger" for evaluation.
Fixed logger, passing to jumpto...
user: Jaroslav Tulach <email@example.com>
date: Fri Aug 22 12:39:20 2008 +0200
summary: #144737: Allowing compilation with Java 1.6
Integrated into 'main-golden', available in build *200808230201* on http://bits.netbeans.org/dev/nightly/
User: Jaroslav Tulach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Log: #144737: Allowing compilation with Java 1.6