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NetBeans 5.0 Beta 2 and Updated Add-ons Now Available
By: Admin, 16 Nov 2005
The NetBeans.org open source project is proud to announce the availability of NetBeans IDE 5.0 Beta 2, NetBeans Platform 5.0 Beta 2, NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.0 Beta 2 and NetBeans Profiler Milestone 10.
Since the Beta 1 release, approximately 1880 bugs have been fixed and Emacs key bindings are now implemented.
The final NetBeans 5.0 release is planned for January, 2006 which is a change from the previously anticipated December, 2005 date (see roadmap). For more information please refer to the message sent to the nbusers mailing list.
NetBeans IDE 5.0
NetBeans IDE 5.0 Beta 2 Download
The NetBeans Platform has been around for years, but NetBeans IDE 5.0 makes module (plug-in) development much easier and smoother than ever before. New project types have been added to NetBeans IDE 5.0 which allow developers to easily extend the NetBeans IDE with modules (plug-ins) or build rich client applications on top of the NetBeans Platform.
NetBeans Platform 5.0 information:
NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.0 adds several key new features to an already powerful and easy-to-use mobile Java development tool, including: Improved end-to-end support for building web services-based mobile applications for any MIDP device, new custom components in the Visual Mobile Designer, improved pre-processor support for device fragmentation, editable generated code and improved emulator support.
NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.0 Information and Beta 2 Download Instructions
The NetBeans Profiler is an add-on to NetBeans IDE adding a full-featured CPU, memory and threads profiling capabilities, tightly integrated into the IDE work flow. NetBeans Profiler Milestone 10 adds support for profiling NetBeans Modules, improved profiling of entire application performance, added context help to Attach Wizard and other dialogs, improved profiler memory consumption and more.
NetBeans Profiler Milestone 10 information and download instructions:mailing lists!