NetBeans Weekly News (Issue #535 - May 01, 2012)
Project NewsAvailable: NetBeans IDE 7.1.2
Get it today: NetBeans IDE 7.1.2 provides Java SE 7u4 Support (the first Oracle JDK release for Mac OS X), JavaFX 2.1 Support, Ant upgrade to version 1.8.3, integration of recent patches, and minor performance improvements.
Available: JDK 7 Update 4
NetBeans Dream Team member Adam Myatt outlines the new update release of JDK 7.Plugin: EasyPmd 2.8
Performs Java code analysis by using PMD and shows the results in the Tasks window.
ArticlesSpring to Java EE Migration
Read the recently released 4th part of David Heffelfinger's OTN series explaining how to migrate from the Spring Framework to Java EE.Game Deck Manager on NetBeans
NetBeans Dream Team member Javier Ortiz describes a new game organizer he's creating on NetBeans.Bug Fix Release of Intermedia System on NetBeans
A new release is announced of the Praxis intermedia system, an open-source software project by artist and technologist Neil C Smith.
Arun Gupta blogs about JavaOne India coming up this week. Be there or be square!Navigator Integration for Images
The upcoming 7.2 release of NetBeans IDE provides a quick view of images in your project, as explained here.
TutorialsSaaS in PHP: Google Map Service Tutorial
NetBeans IDE supports Software as a Service (SaaS) applications in PHP. This tutorial uses the Google Map service to demonstrate SaaS PHP support.Testing a Maven Enterprise Application
This tutorial demonstrates how to test a simple enterprise application using NetBeans IDE and Maven archetypes.