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Update homepage with note on official Oracle plugin

Signed-off-by: Alex Coles <>
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@@ -11,3 +11,23 @@ interact with Git repositories. Because the module is Java code all the way, it
should work better cross-platform modulo platform specific differences, such as
file system behavior. It is based on the NetBeans Mercurial module.
+### Official Oracle-developed Plugin
+Oracle have now begun development of an official NetBeans Git plugin. You can
+follow the development of this plugin on the NetBeans wiki:
+ - <>
+You can also subscribe to the mailing list for more detailed discussion of the
+plugin's development:
+ -
+Code for the plugin has already landed in the NetBeans "silver" repository.
+Unfortunately, NetBeans and official plugins are not developed with Git, but
+with Mercurial (hg). To clone the repository:
+ hg clone
+Please note: the repository is large and cloning can take a considerable amount
+of time.

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