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Revision as of 14:34, 11 July 2008

Dali Feature Backlog

(as of Dali 2.0 release)

Deferred from 2.0


  • Entity Generation extensibility 175177

More Spec support

  • Support Callbacks 198985
  • Multiple Persistent Unit support (Non-overlapping – classes must be listed in persistence.xml) 194833
  • Java Class file support 197069
  • Cross project references

Usability/Integration (take further advantage of Eclipse integration)

  • Quick Fixes
  • Java UI indicator to show where XML is overriding Java annotations
  • ORM XML element/attribute value completion 188940

Other Major Enhancement Requests


  • Support for EclipseLink provider specific annotations and mapping file


  • API
    • API for easily saving OrmXML and PersistentXML models 223197
    • Headless API for committing changes to CU 184470
    • Move from provisional to public

More Spec support

  • Enhance Validation (many enhancements associated with this in bugzilla)
  • Enhance inheritance support (change strategies mid hierarchy) 141528
  • Callback configuration 198985

Usability/Integration (take further advantage of Eclipse integration)

  • Tabbed Properties integration
  • Participate in Java Refactoring 136333
  • Enhance Entity Gen
    • Type configuration (some support now by editing platform def files)
    • Add relationship management code (add/remove)
    • Detect existing entities when generating new entities from schema 146451 (helpwanted)
    • Many others
  • In Java Editor, Mark Attributes with XML mapping overrides 194673
  • Autosync between project and persistence.xml 141421
  • Multi-select “Make Entity” support 182849
  • Action to move annotation metadata to XML Mapping File metadata for a given attribute?, type, package, or project.