Porting Wandora to the NetBeans Platform (Part 1)
By Geertjan on Jun 16, 2013
Wandora is a general purpose information extraction, management and publishing application based on Topic Maps and Java. Wandora has a graphical user interface, layered and merging information model, multiple visualization models, huge collection of information extraction, import and export options, embedded HTTP server with several output modules and open plug-in architecture.
Here it is:
The sources are in a handy NetBeans project:
Interestingly, attempts have been made to port Wandora to the NetBeans Platform, for very good reasons:
But success has been elusive:
The application is clearly large and understandably a massive undertaking to port it. But I'm going to try it nonetheless and report on my progress here.