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I was trying to get the hibernate sample program running with Annotations. I got sample working fine when it is executed with a *.hbm.xml file. I minimized the usage of hbm.xml file. I get a error as mentioned below. Please check out the error and suggest me how to make it working.
Results with an error :
INFO [Configuration] Configured SessionFactory: null
ERROR [STDERR] Initial SessionFactory creation failed.java.lang.ClassCastException: org.hibernate.validator.event.ValidateEventListener
INFO [[/Hibernate_with_Annotations]] Marking servlet createServlet as unavailable
ERROR [[createServlet]] Allocate exception for servlet createServlet
java.lang.ClassCastException: org.hibernate.validator.event.ValidateEventListener at org.hibernate.cfg.AnnotationConfiguration.buildSessionFactory(AnnotationConfiguration.java:819)