Thinking of Hyperlinking... and Sinking?
By Geertjan on Sep 29, 2006
However, hyperlinks are not implemented everywhere you might want them to be. How about, for example, being able to use hyperlinks within HREF attributes in HTML files? I've just cobbled together a tutorial that goes into some detail on this subject, using a module I created and blogged about a few months ago. If you're interested in providing hyperlinks to your users (which is especially an interesting idea when you're providing support for a new web framework, because you might want the user to be able to navigate between referenced artifacts belonging to a framework), go to this brand new tutorial and give the NetBeans API HyperlinkProvider class a try. It is quite fun, once you know how it works:
In other news. Have a look at how easily JAX-WS web services are created in NetBeans IDE 5.5, in this brand new article on java.sun.com: Introducing JAX-WS 2.0 With the Java SE 6 Platform, Part 1.