Migrating my Mind to Maven (Part 3) – Running and Errors

Everything is subtly (or not so subtly) different between building and running a NetBeans Platform application with Ant and with Maven. When running an application from the IDE, only one instance of the application is allowed to run at a time. The error message displayed when trying to run a second instance with an Ant-based … Read moreMigrating my Mind to Maven (Part 3) – Running and Errors

Migrating my Mind to Maven (Part 2) – Building Installers

Today I discovered another great new addition to the latest development builds of the NetBeans IDE: building installers from the IDE for a Maven-based NetBeans Platform application! I am using NetBeans 7.2 development build 201204150400, but I don’t know exactly when this was introduced. In this development build, I can right-click on the the App … Read moreMigrating my Mind to Maven (Part 2) – Building Installers