Install NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

NetBeans offers platform framework for Java desktop applications, and an integrated development environment (IDE) for developing with Java, JavaScript, PHP, Python (no longer supported after NetBeans 7), Groovy, C, C++, Scala, Clojure and others. This is available for Windows, Linux, Mac and Solaris operating system.

New Features in NetBeans IDE 8.0.1:

  • Improvements in Java SE 8 embedded support
  • Enhanced support for JavaTM Platform, Enterprise Edition 7
  • Bugfixes in the debugging and version control systems areas

Know more about features.

Here is the tutorial about installing NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 on CentOS 7.

Requirements:

NetBeans requires having the Java VM installed on machine; either JDK 7u67 or JDK 8 should be installed on machine. Guide for Installing JDK 8 on CentOS 7 .

JDK 7 Update 6 (or newer) is required to use JavaFX 2.2 (or newer) features in NetBeans IDE 8.0.1.

JDK 8 is required to use JavaFX 8 features in NetBeans IDE 8.0.1.

Check Java version.

# java –version
 
java version "1.8.0_11"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_11-b12)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.11-b03, mixed mode)

Download NetBeans IDE 8.0.1:

Download NetBeans IDE 8.0.1; Select the package as per your requirement. Here i used whole package for demonstration. Instead of using browser, use the following command to download in terminal.

# wget http://download.netbeans.org/netbeans/8.0.1/final/bundles/netbeans-8.0.1-linux.sh

Install NetBeans IDE 8.0.1:

Once downloaded, make a package as executable.

# chmod 700 netbeans-8.0.1-linux.sh

Install the downloaded package.

# ./netbeans-8.0.1-linux.sh

The package will start the graphical installer, click next or customize the installation packages.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installer
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installer

Accept License agreement.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 EULA
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 EULA

Accept the license agreement to install JUnit.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Junit EULA
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Junit EULA

Choose the location for installing NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 and the location where JDK is installed. Installer will detect it automatically.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installation Folder
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installation Folder

Choose the location for installing GlassFish Server.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 GlassFish Installation Folder
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 GlassFish Installation Folder

Click on Install to begin installation.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installation Summary
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installation Summary

Installation is running.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installing
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installing

Click on Finish.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installation Finished
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Installation Finished

Start NetBeans IDE 8.0.1:

Start Netbeans (Applications —> Programming —> NetBeans IDE 8.0.1).

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1Start Menu
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1 Start Menu

Or from the installed directory.

# /usr/local/netbeans-8.0.1/bin/netbeans

You will get home of NetBeans IDE 8.0.1, confirm the installed version by going to Help —> About.

CentOS 7 - NetBeans IDE 8.0.1
CentOS 7 – NetBeans IDE 8.0.1

That’s all.

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