Tuesday, November 14, 2017

NetBeans IDE 8.2 released, Install on Ubuntu 17.10

    NetBeans is an open-source project dedicated to providing rock solid software development products (the NetBeans IDE and the NetBeans Platform) that address the needs of developers, users and the businesses who rely on NetBeans as a basis for their products; particularly, to enable them to develop these products quickly, efficiently and easily by leveraging the strengths of the Java platform and other relevant industry standards.

What's New in 8.2
  • ECMAScript 6 and Experimental ECMAScript 7 Support
  • HTML5/JavaScript Enhancements
  • PHP 7 support
  • Docker support
  • Java Editor and Profiler Enhancements
  • Debugger Enhancements
  • C/C++ Enhacements
NetBeans IDE 8.2 Changelog
  • Bug fixes in the installer for OS X 10.9.5 and 10.10
  • Bug fixes included in Patches 1, 1.1, 2 for NetBeans IDE 8.0 and Patches 1.1, 2 for NetBeans IDE 8.0.1
  • GlassFish 4.1 and Tomcat 8.0.15 bundled with the IDE
  • Support for WildFly Server and WebLogic Server 12.1.3
  • Added support for RequireJS
  • Grunt tasks available in the popup menu for web projects
  • Support for debugging JavaScript files with Karma
  • Node.JS and Bower modules can be installed directly within the IDE
  • Improved Git support
  • See changelog for more

Installation instructions: 
   The first we can add this PPA to Ubuntu Operating  Systems and install Java 8 with few easy commands.

Open terminal and insert command line...

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/atom

$ sudo apt-get update

$ sudo apt-get install atom

Install NetBeans IDE 8.2 on Ubuntu

$ wget http://download.netbeans.org/netbeans/8.2/final/bundles/netbeans-8.2-linux.sh

$ chmod +x netbeans-8.2-linux.sh

$ ./netbeans-8.2-linux.sh

 Finally, launch NetBeans IDE 8.2 from Unity Dash, Application Launcher


  1. This was really good, clear and straightforward and very helpful, many thanks.