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NetBeans IDE 7.0 Milestone 2 Available for Download

By: tinu, 18 Oct 2010

The NetBeans team is pleased to announce that NetBeans IDE 7.0 Milestone 2 is now available for download.

Highlights of this stabilized development build include:

  • Java
    • Support for Maven 3
    • JUnit 4.8.2 integration and various JUnit improvements
    • Remote HTTP URLs supported for Javadoc in libraries and Java platforms
    • New improved visual customizer for GridBagLayout
  • Java EE
    • Improved support for CDI, REST services and Java Persistence; new support for Bean Validation
    • Support for JSF component libraries, including bundled PrimeFaces library
    • Improved editing for Expression Language in JSF, including code completion, refactoring and hints
  • GlassFish
    • GlassFish 3.1 Support
    • Domain restart and log viewer for remote GlassFish
    • Enable and disable deployed applications
  • WebLogic Application Server
    • Streamlined and faster deployment to WebLogic
    • New server runtime node displaying deployed applications and resources
    • JSF integration with server libraries
  • Platform
    • Less intrusive checking for external changes when switching between the IDE and other programs
  • Editor
    • Word wrap
    • Show invisible characters
    • HTML 5 support
  • PHP
    • Generate PhpDoc
    • Rename refactoring, Safe Delete Refactoring

Visit the NetBeans 7.0 New and Noteworthy page to learn more about what's new in this milestone build. The final release of NetBeans IDE 7.0 is planned for March 2011.

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