Eclipse Web Tools Platform 3.5 (Dali 3.3) - New and Noteworthy
Dali Java Persistence Tools
JPA 2.1 Support
Dali has added basic JPA 2.1 support in the Kepler release. This support includes proper validation
for Converters, a new facet version, NamedStoredProcedureQuery support, and schema generation configuration
in the persistence.xml
EclipseLink 2.5 Support
Dali has added EclipseLink 2.5.x support for the Kepler release. This new platform is now available
when using JPA 2.0 or 2.1.
Table Filtering for entity generation
Dali has made entity generation easier by adding table filtering to the table selection UI.
JPQL hyperlink support
JPQL queries now have on-demand hyperlink support, allowing for easy
navigation to entities in a query. The modifier key for showing it can
be configured from the General->Editors->Text Editors->Hyperlinking Preference Page.
Enhanced orm.xml content assist
Dali now offers Content Assist for Java Class names in XML mapping files.
Easy conversion to eclipselink-orm.xml
Dali now provides a simple action to quickly convert an ORM XML mapping file to an EclipseLink ORM XML file.
New EclipseLink MOXy OXM File
Dali has added a "New EclipseLink MOXy OXM File" wizard to allow for easy creation of an EclipseLink OXM mapping file.