AppFuse and NetBeans: part 2

Some more tips about getting an AppFuse generated application into NetBeans.

  1. Pick archetype of choice, e.g.: mvn archetype:create -DarchetypeGroupId=org.appfuse.archetypes -DarchetypeArtifactId=appfuse-basic-spring -DremoteRepositories=http://static.appfuse.org/releases -DarchetypeVersion=2.0.2 -DgroupId=com.mycompany.app -DartifactId=myproject
  2. Run mvn
  3. Generate full sources: mvn appfuse:full-source
  4. Install the Maven plugin in NetBeans (Tools / Plugins / Search for Maven).
  5. Open the project (located the pom.xml file)
  6. Right-click the project name and select Properties
  7. In categories, select Run. Chose a server.
  8. In categories, select Actions. Check the box for Use external Maven for build execution.
  9. In main window, select Tools / Options / Miscellaneous / Maven 2.
  10. Now Run the project, and after a while a browser should open pointing you to the login screen.