Results from NetBeans 6.5 Community Acceptance survey


Total respondents: 173
Duration: October 22nd - November 5th, 2008 (15 days)
Evaluation of all potential showstoppers

Overall Quality

Can you compare NetBeans 6.5 and 6.1 in terms of Overall Quality?
134 77 % NetBeans 6.5 is better than NetBeans 6.1.
26 15 % The two releases are basically the same.
5 3 % NetBeans 6.5 is worse than NetBeans 6.1. There is the following showstopper:
8 5 % I do not know.
Showstoppers: Comments
#151643 Complete comments are available here.
#132642
#151134
#137533


Performance Improvements

Can you compare NetBeans 6.5 and 6.1 in terms of Performance?
122 71 % NetBeans 6.5 is better than NetBeans 6.1.
40 23 % The two releases are basically the same.
0 0 % NetBeans 6.5 is worse than NetBeans 6.1. There is the following showstopper:
11 6 % I do not know.
Comments
Complete comments are available here.


PHP Support

What do you think about the new PHP 5 development support?
32 18 % The quality of this feature meets my expectations and is ready for release.
12 7 % There are some problems but these can wait until the next release.
1 1 % It is not stable yet. There is the following showstopper in this area:
128 74 % I do not use the new PHP development support.
Showstoppers: Comments
#151672 Complete comments are available here.


Ajax & JavaScript Support

What do you think about the new Ajax & JavaScript features?
52 30 % The quality of this feature meets my expectations and is ready for release.
27 16 % There are some problems but these can wait until the next release.
0 0 % It is not stable yet. There is the following showstopper in this area:
94 54 % I do not use the new Ajax & JavaScript features.
Comments
Complete comments are available here.


Compile/Deploy on Save

What do you think about the new Compile/Deploy on Save feature?
69 40 % The quality of this feature meets my expectations and is ready for release.
43 25 % There are some problems but these can wait until the next release.
2 1 % It is not stable yet. There is the following showstopper in this area:
59 34 % I do not use the new Compile/Deploy on Save optimization.
Showstoppers: Comments
#141921 Complete comments are available here.


Suggested Features

What are the 3 top features or improvements that you would like to see implemented in the next release?
Complete comments are available here.