NetBeans CVS access with SSH

If your ssh key is secured with a password you need to run a ssh agent (e.g. PuTTY agent) on your client machine, because NetBeans has no support for ssh passwords. Enter your CVS_ROOT in the following syntax: :ext:<user>@<host>:<path-to-cvsroot> You must use external shell command to execute ssh, e.g. for Putty under windows environment: C:\Program files\Putty\plink.exe -ssh -i <path-to-ssh-keyfile>

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Center VWP components

There isn’t any standard function in the Visual Web Pack to center components on the page. You can only use absolute or flow layout. If you want center your components horizontally or vertically, you need CSS. This is done with the style setting of your component. position: absolute; left: 50%; top: 50%; This setting would center the left upper corner of your component on the page, but not the whole component. To center the whole component you must adjust the margins. The margins can be negative, so substract the half of the vertical and horizontal size from the corresponding margin.[…]

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