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Our own NetBeans Summer of Code

My company is having a Summer of Code for students.

We suggested a list of project that might interest students and we are offering them a paid summer internship to complete their favorite pick.

Since most of what we do touches NetBeans or the NetBeans Platform in some way, a big part of the list is a valid suggestion for the community too.

So, today, we are opening the projects for NetBeans community members too!

Let's see, excluding the items that don't apply, the list has:

#1. Swing based Git Repository Browser

We want this as a standalone app, but it could also be used to enhance NetBeans.

#2. UnQL interpreter

An ANTLR-based parser is needed and a simple UnQL interpreter. This could easily be integrated into NetBeans to provide syntax highlight and perhaps even completion. The interpreter might be just a simple executor or something that visually explores the database.

#5 NetBeans Linux notifications

Just as NBnotify.com displays OSX notifications using nati…