It is free and open source and has a large community of users and developers
around the world.
It requires Java 8 or later Java Development Kit installed.
This is a convenience binary of Apache NetBeans IDE, this is not an official release.
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
Install Apache NetBeans
To install Apache NetBeans, simply use the following command: