When "CLI-EMACS" users start our Wizards to create their projects they would like to use their env variables in text fields (for paths).
In their work they use environment variables all the time.
Integrated into 'main-silver', will be available in build *201604120001* on http://bits.netbeans.org/dev/nightly/ (upload may still be in progress)
User: Alexander Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Log: fixing Bug #244587 Allow user to use env variables in Wizard's text fields