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Animesh Saxena
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Joined: Jan 15, 2006
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In OR mapping is it possible to generate multiple table joins automatically.

I am not using any OR Mapping tool. I want to use XML file for listing out the relationships and the code (for Example A mapper class) can read this file and retrieve the objects from database.

Has anyone tried that?

Other open source tools like MyGeneration give only methods for single factory DAL and entity. When 5 or 6 tables come into picture I have to make multiple calls to database via Factory classes --DAL -- ENTITY Layer to get all the entities. I want to avoid that so when all the relationships are clear (or taken from XML File) then only the call to database is made.


Animesh Saxena<br /> <br />Open Source Developer
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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