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From Leo Donahue <donahu...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Are installers planned for Netbeans 10+
Date Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00:49 GMT
On Tue, Mar 5, 2019, 19:58 Greenberg, Gary <ggreenbe@visa.com> wrote:

> Visa is paranoid about security.
>
> I cannot run anything downloaded from the web unless it went through tech
> governance approval and certification.
>
> There is a daemon on a system that enforces it.
>
> Certification group won’t accept software without installer.
>
> I pushed NB10 through Tech Governance approval and after that was able to
> bypass certs
>
Bypass certs?
Do you mean certs in jre?

by installing IDE in my home directory on Windows machine.
> I wasn’t able to do it on Mac.
>
>
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> *From: *Leo Donahue <donahulf2@gmail.com>
> *Date: *Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 4:47 PM
> *To: *"Greenberg, Gary" <ggreenbe@visa.com>
> *Cc: *"users@netbeans.apache.org" <users@netbeans.apache.org>
> *Subject: *Re: Are installers planned for Netbeans 10+
>
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> On Wed, Feb 27, 2019, 15:14 Greenberg, Gary <ggreenbe@visa.com> wrote:
>
> I certainly can unzip the file.
>
> Problem that due to company’s security constraints I cannot run any
> downloaded application.
>
> I have to submit it for security assessment, but won’t accept it without
> installer.
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>
>
> But the Netbeans zip is no different than a war fille.
>
>
>
> What are they afraid of?
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>
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> *From: *Geertjan Wielenga <geertjan.wielenga@googlemail.com.INVALID>
> *Date: *Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:15 AM
> *To: *"Greenberg, Gary" <ggreenbe@visa.com>
> *Cc: *"users@netbeans.apache.org" <users@netbeans.apache.org>
> *Subject: *Re: Are installers planned for Netbeans 10+
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> Yes, there’s a PR for that.
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> No JDK will be included and no JRE, since these are GPL licensed.
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> Personally though I don’t get why a developer, even a complete newbie,
> can’t unzip a zip file and create a shortcut. That said, yes, installer is
> in the works.
>
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>
> Gj
>
> On Wednesday, February 27, 2019, Greenberg, Gary <ggreenbe@visa.com>
> wrote:
>
> Is there are any plans to add installers for Mac (.dmg) and Windows (.msi)
> into Netbeans distribution?
>
>

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