This is the old home page for the NetBeans APIs. Please now use platform.netbeans.org!
Some potentially useful (but poorly maintained) links:
- O'Reilly title NetBeans: The Definitive Guide
- NB: TDG chapter contents online (draft stage)
- proposing and developing APIs and API changes
- architecture review steps
- versioning policy: maintaining specification numbers, dependencies, and compatibility
Various old proposals and design documents which may or may not still be applicable: