cayenne-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Malcolm Edgar <malcolm.ed...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Cayenne 3.0M6 released
Date Sat, 30 May 2009 04:28:51 GMT
Great to see M6 release out guys. My favourite ORM keeps getting better.

regards Malcolm Edgar

On Fri, May 29, 2009 at 8:43 PM, Aristedes Maniatis
<amaniatis@apache.org> wrote:
> Another release on the journey to Cayenne 3.0! This milestone adds a
> plethora of new features including quoting of identifiers (useful for db
> column names with spaces), nested contexts in ROP, and
> EJBQL/SQLTemplate/ProcedureQuery queries now support the full range of
> configuration options available to native SelectQueries. The Modeler
> received new features such schema analysis on startup (which can prompt the
> user to create or upgrade the database schema) and support for EJBQL.
> Naturally, lots of bug fixes have also made it into Cayenne in the last 5
> months since the previous milestone.
>
> The Cayenne team have also decided to not target JPA compliance for 3.0, and
> instead focus on further improvements to the range and flexibility of the
> native API. Although Cayenne may return to focus on JPA in the future, the
> work done already (such as lifecycle events, EJBQL, etc) has been very
> useful and will remain important parts of Cayenne for everyone to use.
> Cayenne's clean and powerful API is one of the main reasons users choose
> this library and focussing our efforts there is our primary goal.
>
> We hope you enjoy this latest release. There will probably be only one more
> release with new features before 3.0 is settled into beta testing, so we
> encourage everyone to try this latest milestone, and report back to us with
> any important missing functionality. We have several developers who track
> Cayenne trunk reasonably closely in production systems, so we are confident
> of the stability of this release. It is likely that there will be some API
> changes before the final 3.0 is released.
>
> Download: http://cayenne.apache.org/download.html
>
> Full release notes:
> http://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/ReleaseNote.jspa?version=12313759&styleName=Text&projectId=12310903
>
>
> Ari Maniatis, on behalf of the Cayenne PMC
>

Mime
View raw message