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My wishlist in future NetBeans.

NetBeans 7.0 is only a improved version , it will not bring many new features to us. May be the version should be 6.6 or 6.5.1.
1.Clean Code. Many codes in NetBeans are too old. Why not clear them and start at a new point. Sun and the NetBeans team are too care about the API compatibility. I think as a major version upgrade , like 6.5 to 7.0 , it can begin at a new point.
Provide a more clear API strategy to keep the API compatibility , I think it is good to the module developer.
For example , the minor version upgrade, like 6.0 to 6.1, only make the API more stable and usable and mark the unused API to deprecated but do not remove them. Thus all modules agianst 6.0 can work well on all 6.x version.
When a major upgrade, like 6.5 to 7.0, remove the old code marked with Deprecated annotations in last version. Add the new usable API to the main trunk. Ajust the base infrastructure to make it more powerful.
2.Improve UI operation. I would like using the Swing (metal) UI when I use Net…