NetBeans 6.8 M1 introduces support for creating Java EE 6 applications ... cool!
This Tip Of The Day (TOTD) shows how to create a simple web application using JPA 2.0 and Servlet 3.0 and deploy on GlassFish v3 latest promoted build (58 as of this writing). If you can work with the one week older build then NetBeans 6.8 M1 comes pre-bundled with 57. The example below should work fine on that as well.
~/tools/glassfish/v3/58/glassfishv3/bin >sudo mysql --user root
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