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Custom persistence documented
We prepared some guidelines for those who'd like to try the new Open API of MPS 3.0 and experiment with custom persistence. You might have already tried the xmlPersistence sample project, which was bundled with the first release candidate. Now we added a step-by-step cookbook that uses the xmlPersistence sample project to show how custom persistence should be implemented. If this is something you'
Hibernate Criteria API Supported in IntelliJ IDEA X
Since IntelliJ IDEA X property names can be completed and navigated. Unrecognized properties are highlighted by the corresponding inspection. The screenshot says it all in a visual manner. Download IntelliJ IDEA X EAP build and try this feature.
JPA Console is Available in IntelliJ IDEA 10
In IntelliJ IDEA 10 a new JPA Console is added to existing Hibernate and Database consoles. Now you can run and test your JPA queries in a target environment of your application. Both Hibernate and JPA consoles are available if applicable. Note the new "Run Query in Console" Intention Action that is now available on all the supported types of queries: JPA QL, Hibernate QL and SQL. It allows you
JPA 2.0 Typesafe Criteria API and Annotation Processing Howto
Maia build subsystem now recognizes Java Annotation Processors. Most of JPA 2.0 implementations are expected to make use of the Pluggable Annotation Processing API to automatically generate static metamodel classes. Here is a list of steps required to generate JPA 2.0 metamodel and keep it up-to-date with Hibernate Static Metamodel Generator. For the simplicity in this sample project the processor