The NetBeans Team has released a patch for NetBeans IDE 8.2 with fixes that enhance stability and performance. As you can learn more about the fixes in the NetBeans IDE 8.2 Patching Info Wiki page, the update fixes 110 bugs mainly in CND area.
To obtain the fixes, NetBeans IDE 8.2 must be installed and running. Once you see an update notification in status bar, click the notification to install the updates. You can also download the fixes through the NetBeans IDE Plugins Manager (Tools > Plugins menu item) or the About dialog (Help > About menu item).
We are pleased to announce the results of the NetBeans IDE 8.2 Community Acceptance Survey that ended October 2nd: 89% of 64 respondents agree that NetBeans IDE 8.2 Release Candidate is stable enough to be shipped! A few respondents pointed out several serious issues. We evaluated them all not to overlook some important problem. We are very delighted that all Node.js users consider the support rock solid but also high satisfaction with newly introduced Docker support and SQL Profiling is very positive. Check it out yourselves!
Overall, this is good news for the NetBeans IDE 8.2 from the community, and we thank all who provided this valuable feedback!