NetBeans Podcast Episode #42
By Roman Strobl on III 31, 2008
More contests, more features, more conferences... It's time for:
NetBeans Podcast Episode #42 (34 min 50 sec, size: 33.5 MB)
- 0:00 The NetBeans IDE 6.1 Beta is available! And there is a Blogging Contest. Everyone blog, blog, blog!!! :-) There have already been several blogs written that talk about the enhancements in 6.1.
- 3:03 NetBeans Day at CommunityOne. It's free - register here. Lots of fun, like in the past, and just like last year, featuring a live podcast recording by the JavaPosse.
- 5:27 The very latest on Groovy support in NetBeans, this time from Matthias Schmidt.
- 7:15 Another set of patches released on March 20 for NetBeans 6.0 and 6.0.1 .
- 12:06 New shared libraries feature in NetBeans 6.1. Blog entries on the topic from Allan Lykke Christensen and Adam Myatt.
- 14:28 Using NetBeans for HTML editing. Includes a mention of the Favorites window.
- 18:07 Conference reports: EclipseCon, Euroko, and SD West. With a divergence into how Ruby users feel about Java. :-)
- 28:39 Module of the podcast: Remove those unnecessary bindings!
30:18 NetBeans Puzzler. If you think you know the answer to the new NetBeans Puzzler, send an email to
gregg dot sporar at sun dot com. Put "NetBeans Puzzler" in the subject line. We will announce the prize winner
on the next podcast - so send in an entry! Disclaimer: The deadline for this podcast's puzzler entries is Sunday,
April 20, 2008 at 11:59 PM Greenwich Mean Time. If more than one correct entry is received then Gregg will draw one winner
at random. Sun employees are not eligible, void where prohibited by law, and we cannot send mail to restricted places. And
remember, the questions might be getting harder, but the prizes are getting better. So send in entry! You might win a prize
like Andrea Matsunaga, shown here with her NetBeans USB drive.
Podcast feedback to: roman dot strobl at sun dot com.
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