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I am trying out the hello world example in the 2nd chapter (sesction 2.2.2 Using Hibernate Entity Manager)of Manning's Java Persistence with Hibernate book.
I have created a simple java project in eclipse called HibernateEntityManager. I have included the following jars in the lib folder.
I have the "persistence.xml" file under the META_INF directory which is placed under the src directory.
When I am running this application It is giving me the following exception
I have googled regarding the exception and its cause but i have been unable to find any solution for the same.