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From Glenn Holmer <>
Subject Re: History of one bug, or what is the attitude of NB devs
Date Thu, 11 Oct 2018 14:07:53 GMT
On 10/11/2018 08:11 AM, Tom Arilla wrote:
> I am a longtime user of Netbeans and a submitted of many bugs.

Me too (almost 20 years...!).

> I see how practically none of them is ever resolved
At best, that's an unkind exaggeration.

> I am wondering now (as probably many other users, given Netbeans'
> declining popularity) if to leave, given the (increasing?) number of
> problems with the IDE. Please help me and explain the history of one of
> the many bugs, and why it is like that. Possibly it is a representative
> of the current ecosystem around the development of the IDE.

No, this is a great time to stay with NetBeans and indeed to start using
it if you haven't before.

> It is here and it
> has 8 years. It is about adding a ridiculously easy option.

NetBeans is an Apache project now (and uses JIRA for bug reporting). You
are welcome to submit the ridiculously easy PR for this.

Glenn Holmer (Linux registered user #16682)
"After the vintage season came the aftermath -- and Cenbe."

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