[hibernate-dev] Naming and "naming strategies"

Steve Ebersole steve at hibernate.org
Mon Feb 2 13:16:20 EST 2015

They do not.  HBM, e.g., uses "idx" for map keys columns as well as
list/array index columns.  JPA says to use {attribute-name}_ORDER for list
index column.  Unless I missed it (which is completely possible in
annotation binding) we always use the JPA-defined default in those cases
rather than using any *implicit* naming hooks.

So that is really the question.  Do we want expand the breadth of what is
covered by implicit naming strategy in this new model?  I think its

On Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 11:28 AM, Emmanuel Bernard <emmanuel at hibernate.org>

> On 02 Feb 2015, at 17:51, Steve Ebersole <steve at hibernate.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 8:34 AM, Emmanuel Bernard <emmanuel at hibernate.org>
> wrote:
> I think you’re missing things like @MapKeyColumn, @OrderColumn
> So that's a good discussion.  These are things that have previously been
> hard-coded defaults (at least on hbm side) and therefore had no specific
> naming strategy hooks.  I'm all for being specific, so if everyone agrees
> it is a good idea to add methods for stuff like this, I am fine with that.
> I know JPA has well defined values for these. I am not sure they match
> 100% the HBM version.

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