Bootstrapping Hibernate 4 with Spring | Code Factory

1. Overview

2. Maven

<dependency>
<groupId>org.hibernate</groupId>
<artifactId>hibernate-core</artifactId>
<version>4.3.6.Final</version>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
<artifactId>spring-orm</artifactId>
<version>4.3.6.RELEASE</version>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>org.javassist</groupId>
<artifactId>javassist</artifactId>
<version>3.18.2-GA</version>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>mysql</groupId>
<artifactId>mysql-connector-java</artifactId>
<version>5.1.6</version>
</dependency>
<dependency>
<groupId>org.apache.tomcat</groupId>
<artifactId>tomcat-dbcp</artifactId>
<version>7.0.55</version>
</dependency>

3. Java Spring Configuration for Hibernate 4

package com.codeFactory.configuration;import java.util.Properties;import javax.sql.DataSource;import org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp.BasicDataSource;
import org.hibernate.SessionFactory;
import org.springframework.beans.factory.annotation.Autowired;
import org.springframework.context.annotation.Bean;
import org.springframework.context.annotation.ComponentScan;
import org.springframework.context.annotation.Configuration;
import org.springframework.dao.annotation.PersistenceExceptionTranslationPostProcessor;
import org.springframework.orm.hibernate4.HibernateTransactionManager;
import org.springframework.orm.hibernate4.LocalSessionFactoryBean;
import org.springframework.transaction.annotation.EnableTransactionManagement;
@Configuration
@EnableTransactionManagement
@ComponentScan({ "org.codeFactory" })
public class DBConfiguration {
@Bean
public LocalSessionFactoryBean sessionFactory() {
LocalSessionFactoryBean sessionFactory = new LocalSessionFactoryBean();
sessionFactory.setDataSource(restDataSource());
sessionFactory.setPackagesToScan(new String[] { "com.codeFactory" });
sessionFactory.setHibernateProperties(hibernateProperties());
return sessionFactory;
}
@Bean
public DataSource restDataSource() {
BasicDataSource dataSource = new BasicDataSource();
dataSource.setDriverClassName("com.mysql.jdbc.Driver");
dataSource.setUrl("jdbc:mysql://localhost:3306/test_connection");
dataSource.setUsername("root");
dataSource.setPassword("root");
return dataSource;
}
@Bean
@Autowired
public HibernateTransactionManager transactionManager(SessionFactory sessionFactory) {
HibernateTransactionManager txManager = new HibernateTransactionManager();
txManager.setSessionFactory(sessionFactory);
return txManager;
}
@Bean
public PersistenceExceptionTranslationPostProcessor exceptionTranslation() {
return new PersistenceExceptionTranslationPostProcessor();
}
Properties hibernateProperties() {
return new Properties() {
{
setProperty("hibernate.hbm2ddl.auto", "update");
setProperty("hibernate.dialect", "org.hibernate.dialect.MySQL5Dialect");
setProperty("hibernate.globally_quoted_identifiers", "true");
}
};
}
}

4. XML Spring Configuration for Hibernate 4

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<beans xmlns="http://www.springframework.org/schema/beans"
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
xmlns:aop="http://www.springframework.org/schema/aop"
xmlns:tx="http://www.springframework.org/schema/tx"
xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.springframework.org/schema/beans
http://www.springframework.org/schema/beans/spring-beans.xsd
http://www.springframework.org/schema/aop
http://www.springframework.org/schema/aop/spring-aop.xsd
http://www.springframework.org/schema/tx
http://www.springframework.org/schema/tx/spring-tx.xsd">

<bean id="sessionFactory" class="org.springframework.orm.hibernate4.LocalSessionFactoryBean">
<property name="dataSource" ref="dataSource"/>
<property name="packagesToScan" value="com.codeFactory"/>
<property name="hibernateProperties">
<props>
<prop key="hibernate.hbm2ddl.auto">
update
</prop>
<prop key="hibernate.dialect">
org.hibernate.dialect.MySQLDialect
</prop>
</props>
</property>
</bean>

<bean id="dataSource"
class="org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp.BasicDataSource">
<property name="driverClassName" value="com.mysql.jdbc.Driver"/>
<property name="url" value="jdbc:mysql://localhost:3306/test_connection"/>
<property name="username" value="root"/>
<property name="password" value="root"/>
</bean>

<bean id="transactionManager" class="org.springframework.orm.hibernate4.HibernateTransactionManager">
<property name="sessionFactory" ref="sessionFactory"/>
</bean>

<bean id="persistenceExceptionTranslationPostProcessor" class="org.springframework.dao.annotation.PersistenceExceptionTranslationPostProcessor"/>

</beans>
package com.codeFactory.configuration;import org.springframework.context.annotation.Configuration;
import org.springframework.context.annotation.ImportResource;
import org.springframework.transaction.annotation.EnableTransactionManagement;
@Configuration
@EnableTransactionManagement
@ImportResource({ "classpath:hibernate4Configuration.xml" })
public class DBConfiguration {
}

5. Usage

package com.codeFactory.controller;import org.hibernate.SessionFactory;
import org.springframework.beans.factory.annotation.Autowired;
import org.springframework.web.bind.annotation.GetMapping;
import org.springframework.web.bind.annotation.RestController;
@RestController
public class Controller {
@Autowired
SessionFactory sessionFactory;
}

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store