NetBeans Platform Code Generator — User Documentation

NBPCG Documentation Contents

Netbeans Platform Code Generator

The Netbeans Platform Application Code generator is a Netbeans plug-in which creates a set of artifacts to speed up creation of a NetBeans Platform Application. These artifacts can include:

The NBPCG script

The generation of these artifacts is controlled by a single NBPCG script which describes the necessary build details, entities details and also the node relationships. The NBPCG script is an XML document. A template is available - using the New… entry, the template can be selected from the other category with file type NBPCG Definition file

script template selection

For full details of the content and syntax of the script file can be found here.


The author would be interested in any feedback on this project from users of the plug-in. Issues (bugs or possible enhancements) can be logged using the project issue tracker