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NetBeans IDE 6.5 Beta is Out!

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The NetBeans IDE just keeps getting better! New features in 6.5 Beta include support for Groovy and Grails, built-in support for Hibernate, Compile/Deploy on Save, and much more.  There is also enhanced JavaScript support with new features like debugging support for Firefox and IE.

Feature Highlights


  • Groovy/Grails support
  • Compile/Deploy on Save 
  • Eclipse project import and synchronization 
  • Built-in Hibernate support 
  • JSF CRUD Generator now Ajax-enabled 
  • Generate RESTful web services from a database via Spring


  • Debugging support for Firefox and IE
  • HTTP client monitoring 
  • Bundled popular JavaScript libraries

Our goal with the NetBeans IDE is to provide a superior environment that reduces development time.  So we'd like to encourage you to:



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