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How to Install the Scala plugin for NetBeans on Windows XP

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How to Install the Scala plugin for NetBeans on Windows XP

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The following instructions will show you how to get the Scala plug-in working on NetBeans with Windows XP. First, if you haven't done so already, you will need to download  and install the latest nightly release of NetBeans 6.7.1 : NetBeans 6.7.1 latest nightly

Install the latest nightly release of Scala 2.8.0
Download the latest nightly release of Scala 2.8.0 :
Scala 2.8.0 Nightly Builds
Scala Nightly Builds

Unzip scala-2.8.0.latest.zip in a directory on your hard drive.


Add environment variables

 

 

 

 

 

 

Install the NetBeans Scala plugin

Start NetBeans.
Click on:
Menu / Tools / Plugins / Available Plugins

 


Launching a HelloWorld test Scala application.

Click on:
Menu / File / New Project ... / Scala / Scala Application / Next / Finish
Run Main Project

This is what you get:





Links to the Caoyuan Deng blog, Scala plugin author :

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #1: Almost Done

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #2: Supports Java/Scala Mixed Project

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #3: Ready for Beta Test

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #4: How to Use It to Develop Scala Itself

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #5: Refactoring Step One - Finding usages

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #6: Refactoring Step Two - Rename

Scala Plugin for NetBeans - Rewrite in Scala #7: Mark Override Method and Go to Super def

 

 

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