Building Payara Tools NetBeans IDE Plugin
As Apache NetBeans IDE provides out-of-the-box support for Payara Platform, the source code for the Payara Platform tools is contained within the NetBeans Code Repository.
Full, up-to-date build instructions for the Apache NetBeans IDE can be read on the README file in the Apache NetBeans IDE repository
Before building the Apache NetBeans IDE and subsequently the Payara Platform Tools for Apache NetBeans IDE, you will need to configure your local environment. Subsequent builds will not require these steps.
- Clone the Apache NetBeans Repository
You must first clone the repository where the plugin source code is stored. Apache NetBeans Code Repository
- Install Apache Ant
Apache Ant is the build tool for the Apache NetBeans IDE and must be configured locally. Install Apache Ant
- JDK 11
JDK 11 is required to build and run Apache NetBeans
If you are building Apache NetBeans on Windows.