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Hibernate and JDO

Ryan Bailey
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Hello Christian Bauer and Gavin King,
What are the main differences between Hibernate and JDO? I've thought about doing a little JDO but this is the first time I have ever heard of Hibernate. It sounds like they are pretty comparable.
Thank you,

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Alexandru Popescu
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JDO: spec stuff targetting persistence (no restrictions on support)
Hibernate: ORM - solving the so-called object/relational paradigm mismatch (solving persistence of objects against RDBMS).


PS: you can search this forum... you will find plenty of infos about this question.

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pascal betz
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just SEARCH the forum. e.g.:
Pradeep bhatt
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Read Gavin's intvw

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I agree. Here's the link:
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