Netbeans 6.0 Preview is available for download
By winston on May 07, 2007
Some of the feature highlights in this release are
- New and improved Installer
- Editor Improvements. (Even though NB 6.0 is just a preview I'm using it for my day to day work mainly because of the fantastic Editor improvements)
- JRuby and Ruby on Rails Support
- Swing UI development improvements
- Easier Database binding using Bean Binding Technology (JSR 295)
- Support for Swing Application Framework (JSR 296)
- Profiler integration in to the IDE
- Improved Web and Java EE support
- Built-in visual design for web applications.
- Visual page flow editing support.
- Improved web services support.
- Support for Ajax-enabled JavaServer Faces components (Woodstock Components integration)
- Integrated Mobility pack
- Improved support for SOA
- Integrated UML support
- Improved Netbeans Rich Client Support API
- Visual Library API
- NetBeans Preferences API
- Lexer API
- Logger API
- All API support Java 5 Generics
- Java Web Start Support.