Hibernate Generic D.A.O. FrameworkThe motivation behind the frameworkWe had worked on a project where we hand-coded all of our DAOs. This produced four irksome difficulties: (1) Method names and implementations were not altogether consistent. (2) It was a pain to make additional columns sortable or filterable, and as a result, a lot of pages lacked good sorting and filtering. (3) Making additional DAOs was tedious and took a fair amount of time. (4) Writing tests for DAOs is tricky and tedious, so no one really did.
This framework aims to ease our troubles.
Why might you consider looking into this framework?Generic DAO: With the sweetness of Java generics, the concept of generic DAOs is not new, and it’s not difficult. However, we’ve put a lot of work into making these easy to use an