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From Gokhan Ergul <>
Subject Re: Will reversemappingTask() generate EJB3 annotations?
Date Wed, 16 May 2007 23:58:17 GMT
Marc, Patrick,

What would be the correct medium to discuss various 
design/implementation details? This mailing list / jira or somewhere else?


Marc Prud'hommeaux wrote:
> I've gone ahead and created 
> in order to track 
> comments and patches for this issue.
> On May 16, 2007, at 12:56 PM, Patrick Linskey wrote:
>>> Would you guys be interested in getting donations in that area?
>> Certainly!
>>> We do have our homegrown solution that does that (along with some other
>>> goodies as well). It's currently based on our metadata representation
>>> reverse-engineered from the database schema, it'd be nice (read: more
>>> flexible and maintainable) to have it based on openjpa metadata and
>>> integrated in openjpa itself for the community to use.
>> The basics could be implemented as a new subtype of
>> ReverseMappingTool.ReverseCodeGenerator that did more intelligent
>> things in the various field / method generators; ideally, we'd want to
>> provide options for things like leaving ORM metadata in XML but
>> putting @Entity and @Id etc. in classes, and obviously the ability to
>> not write any XML at all and put everything in annotations instead.
>> -Patrick

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