NetBeans 6.0 beta 1 …

… is available for download and testing right now. So move on, get it while it’s hot, take some time to make your way through the vast set of documentation already around… So far, I have seen the NetBeans 6.0 pre-releases to be rather usable and stable, just stumbled across a few more major flaws so far, but nonetheless, given some time, doing testing and possibly reporting some issues seems

move#2: Editing with style…

With NetBeans 6.0 getting closer to beta-1, by now I spent more or less a month working solely with NetBeans 6.0 daily builds, and yet I haven’t found a reason to make me regret my attempt to move here. Aside the fact that the issue / exception reporting in NetBeans is rather helpful while using testing / pre-release builds and the NetBeans folks seem to be busy getting the most

move#1 : NetBeans 6.0

Well… I wasn’t sure I’d do it, and yet I am almost through: Quite a bunch of weeks ago I spent quite some of my spare time moving most of my work projects to maven2 as build / dependency management / deployment system. And now, I’m obviously off to do another switch, right from Eclipse Europa 3.3 to NetBeans 6.0M10 … I already did a NetBeans / Eclipse comparison here