Apache NetBeans (incubating) 9.0 Beta is the Apache NetBeans incubator release of the NetBeans Java SE IDE, i.e., the NetBeans Platform that underpins NetBeans IDE, released as Apache NetBeans (incubating) 9.0 Alpha, together with all the features and tools applicable to general Java development – including Java Swing, JavaFX, and the support created specifically for Java 9, i.e., JShell, JLink, and Jigsaw.

The features making up the 9.0 release are listed here: Apache NetBeans 9.0 New and Noteworthy

Vote Threads

PPMC vote on RC2:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/796200c149232ba2da722c6d4b1310307708e09b2afa77eb90ecaebc@%3Cdev.netbeans.apache.org%3E

PPMC vote result for RC2:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/ff699b382e5498ca41e56315c9b97de83b3a625140b0ba451f828cfb@%3Cdev.netbeans.apache.org%3E

IPMC vote on RC2:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8e9520d5e1e365ed2337940fb629c209c63efae24b0a2e44d50412a3@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E

Tasks for RC3:
Apache NetBeans 9.0 Beta rc3

PPMC vote on RC3:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/f1c5a2a3077690f2c7785ed81c36f1ba1920efa01b26f3e7a5f32f2b@%3Cdev.netbeans.apache.org%3E

PPMC vote result for RC3:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/079f610360463621276d6d8c99979991bded812559a34eff4458a073@%3Cdev.netbeans.apache.org%3E

IPMC vote on RC3:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/46e0e8c60e552d200dac9f844140a1f00337adb334e491567ada4ecf@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E

IPMC vote result for RC3:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/af11fa61827e3312daa53c5c18c4c551e60d627f78ab82fdfe671f50@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E

Announcement of the release of rc3 as Apache NetBeans 9.0 Beta:
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/5cbd1dbe1dea2e1d33d2934ae7b5b20b4c83dcb0251753b798b29014@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E

Tasks for Apache NetBeans 9.0 Beta

Tasks to be completed for Apache NetBeans (incubating) 9.0 Beta to be released:

Kanban board:

https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/RapidBoard.jspa?rapidView=219

Related issues:

Next steps: put together a distribution and start a VOTE thread on the Apache NetBeans dev mailing list for the Apache NetBeans (incubating) 9.0 Beta release.

After Apache NetBeans (incubating) 9.0 Beta is released, the NetCAT community will begin its process, after which Apache NetBeans (incubating) 9.0 will be released.