I don't know what is your policy about the dependency management but,
currently, when you include hibernate-entity-manager in the pom of an
application, it comes with dependencies to 3.1.0.Final and 3.1.0.CR2.
The problem is that hibernate-commons-annotations-4.0.1.Final requires
3.1.0.CR2 of jboss-logging. See:
I was wondering if it was possible to add an exclusion to the
hibernate-entity-manager pom.xml (or the Gradle equivalent) to not
drag the jboss-logging dependency of hibernate-commons-annotations so
that from the outside the dependencies of hibernate-entity-manager are
Thanks for your feedback.