NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.5.1 Release Notes
Welcome to NetBeans Mobility Pack for CLDC 5.5.1, an add-on pack that provides
the tools for creating Java Micro Edition (Java ME) applications that support
the Connected, Limited Device Configuration (CLDC)/Mobile Information Device
Profile (MIDP) technologies. The Mobility Pack for CLDC includes the Sun Java Wireless Toolkit version 2.5.1.
Note: If you are looking for information about installing the NetBeans Mobility Pack for CLDC 5.5.1, see the NetBeans Mobility Pack for CLDC 5.5.1 Installation Guide.
Supported Operating Systems
The NetBeans Mobility Pack for CLDC 5.5.1 runs on the Java SE JDK versions 5.0 or 6.0, which consists of the Java Runtime Environment plus developer tools for compiling, debugging, and running applications written in the Java language.
The NetBeans Mobility pack for CLDC runs on Microsoft Windows systems that support the Java VM. Below is a list of platforms that NetBeans IDE has been tested on.
- Microsoft Windows Vista
- Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2
- Ubuntu 6.x
Note: The platforms supported by the NetBeans Mobility Pack might
differ from those supported by the emulator you plan to use. You should verify
that both the Mobility Pack and the emulator you plan to use are supported
on your particular platform.
Please remember that NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.5.1 must be run on NetBeans 5.5.1. Some features might not work with NetBeans 5.5.
To file a new bug, request a new feature or feature enhancement, or check
on the status of an existing bug, use the Issuezilla bugtracking system:
Note: Projects created with the Visual Mobile Designer in
earlier versions of the Mobility Pack will be upgraded to a new format when
opened in version 5.5. For specific details, see http://wiki.netbeans.org/wiki/view/MobilityVisualDesignerVersions.
The major unresolved issues for this release are as follows:
Documentation is provided for the NetBeans Mobility Pack in the
form of web-based guides and the IDE's help system. You can use the following
documents to get started. (See NetBeans IDE Documentation Archives for NetBeans 5.5 documents.)
- NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.5 Features and Download Page
- NetBeans Mobility Pack 5.5 Quick Start Guide
- Importing Existing Java ME MIDP Source Code into NetBeans IDE 5.5