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This is the EclipseLink FAQ, please feel free to post "common" questions here about EclipseLink that you believe "other" users we find "useful".  Please do not use this to ask general questions or for issues you are having using the product or for support, please post these types of questions to the [http://www.eclipse.org/newsportal/thread.php?group=eclipse.technology.eclipselink|EclipseLink Forum].
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Please add your questions to the most suitable category or create a new category.
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(to add a question edit this page and provide a link to your question).
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== General ==
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These are general frequently asked questions focussed on what the Eclipse Persistence Services (EclipseLink) project is, what the various persistence services are as well as general questions about the project.
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[[EclipseLink/FAQ/General | Complete list of general questions and their answers]]
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* [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#What_is_EclipseLink.3F | What is the Eclipse Persistence Services Project (EclipseLink)?]]
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* [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#What_is_the_relationship_between_EclipseLink_and_the_Oracle_TopLink_product.3F | What is the relationship between EclipseLink and the Oracle TopLink product?]]
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* [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#What_are_the_components_of_EclipseLink.3F | What are the components of EclipseLink?]]
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* [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#Where can I download EclipseLink? | Where can I download EclipseLink?]]
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* [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#How do I get started using EclipseLink? | How do I get started using EclipseLink?]]
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** [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#Where can I find documentation on EclipseLink? | Where can I find documentation on EclipseLink?]]
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** [[EclipseLink/FAQ/General#Where can I find examples of how to use EclipseLink? | Where can I find examples of how to use EclipseLink?]]
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== EclipseLink's Caching  ==
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EclipseLink's object-caching is one of its most powerful and unique features. The caching applies to users of EclipseLink's JPA (and Native ORM), DBWS, and EIS. These frequently asked questions focus on how EclipseLink's entity cache works and how it is most commonly used and configured.
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See [[EclipseLink/UserGuide/Caching_with_EclipseLink_%28ELUG%29|Caching with EclipseLink]] and [[Introduction%20to%20Cache%20(ELUG)#Guidelines for Configuring the Cache and Identity Maps|Guidelines for Configuring the Cache and Identity Maps]] in the [[EclipseLink/UserGuide|EclipseLink User's Guide]] for additional information.
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== EclipseLink JPA, ORM ==
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* [[/JPA|What is Object-Relational Persistence: JPA]]
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* [[/JPA/BestPractices| What are the best practices for using EclipseLink JPA?]]
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* [[/JPA#Migrating_to_EclipseLink_JPA | Migrating to EclipseLink JPA]]
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** [[/JPA#How_do_I_migrate_from_using_Oracle_TopLink_to_EclipseLink.3F | How do I migrate from using Oracle TopLink to EclipseLink?]]
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** [[/JPA#How_do_I_migrate_from_using_TopLink_Essentials_to_EclipseLink.3F | How do I migrate from using TopLink Essentials to EclipseLink]]
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** [[/JPA#How_do_I_migrate_from_another_JPA_provider_to_EclipseLink.3F | How do I migrate from another JPA provider to EclipseLink?]]
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* [[/JPA#What_databases_are_supported.3F | What databases are supported?]]
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* [[/JPA#How is EclipseLink integrated with the Oracle database?|How is EclipseLink integrated with the Oracle database?]]
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See [[EclipseLink/UserGuide/Developing JPA Projects (ELUG)|Developing JPA Projects]] in the [[EclipseLink/UserGuide|EclipseLink User's Guide]] for more information.
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== EclipseLink MOXy ==
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* [[/WhatIsMOXy|What is MOXy Object-XML: JAXB]]
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== EclipseLink SDO ==
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* [[/WhatIsSDO|What are Service Data Objects: SDO]]
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== EclipseLink EIS ==
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* [[/WhatIsEIS|What is Non-Relational EIS: JCA]]
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See [[EclipseLink/UserGuide/Developing EIS Projects (ELUG)|Developing EIS Projects]] in the [[EclipseLink/UserGuide|EclipseLink User's Guide]] for more information.
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== EclipseLink Database Web Services==
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* [[/WhatIsDBWS|What is EclipseLink Database Web Services: DBWS]]
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== EclipseLink Utils ==
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* [[/WhatIsUtils | What is the EclipseLink Utils component?]]
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* [[/WhatIsWorkbench | What is the Workbench?]]
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* [[/MigrationSupportedProductsVersions| What products and versions does the migration utility support?]]
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Revision as of 10:12, 26 November 2009


This is the EclipseLink FAQ, please feel free to post "common" questions here about EclipseLink that you believe "other" users we find "useful". Please do not use this to ask general questions or for issues you are having using the product or for support, please post these types of questions to the Forum.

Please add your questions to the most suitable category or create a new category. (to add a question edit this page and provide a link to your question).

General

These are general frequently asked questions focussed on what the Eclipse Persistence Services (EclipseLink) project is, what the various persistence services are as well as general questions about the project.

Complete list of general questions and their answers

EclipseLink's Caching

EclipseLink's object-caching is one of its most powerful and unique features. The caching applies to users of EclipseLink's JPA (and Native ORM), DBWS, and EIS. These frequently asked questions focus on how EclipseLink's entity cache works and how it is most commonly used and configured.

See Caching with EclipseLink and Guidelines for Configuring the Cache and Identity Maps in the EclipseLink User's Guide for additional information.

EclipseLink JPA, ORM

See Developing JPA Projects in the EclipseLink User's Guide for more information.

EclipseLink MOXy

EclipseLink SDO

EclipseLink EIS


See Developing EIS Projects in the EclipseLink User's Guide for more information.

EclipseLink Database Web Services

EclipseLink Utils