[hibernate-dev] Default entity's data access

Emmanuel Bernard emmanuel at hibernate.org
Thu Jul 1 16:48:44 EDT 2010

On 1 juil. 2010, at 18:28, Andersen Max wrote:

>> Give me the spec paragraph that says that field has priority over getter. 
> Where is the spec that says getter has priority over field ? :)

The spec does not, that's the point :)

> In a separate discussion with the Dali (eclipse jpa tooling) team it seems like
> for orm.xml it is not at all specified and thus left up to interpretation of the vendor
> and it seems the ref implementation (eclipselink) takes the opposite approach to 
> this than Hibernate and we get stuck in the middle.

+1 some kind of "dialect". I do believe getter is a better choice for Hibernate and in general for various reasons, but I am also sympathetic to the other side.

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