It's now dead-easy to write plug-in modules for NetBeans, and a third-party plug-in "ecosystem" is finally emerging.
Smart move--if they survive the culture clash.
Nowadays, you can take your pick from agile processes that address Extreme Programming’s failings.
The OSDL announce an interoperability API: but the Gnome and KDE camps aren't making nearly enough of a song and dance about it.
Open source J2EE software allows you to (almost) instantly add a message forum into your own website.