When creating a bug report for any project within the Hibernate family, it’s extremely helpful (and, frankly, required)
to have an adequate test case available. This is obviously important to make reproducing the issue as easy as possible.
But it’s also vital longer-term. Nearly every bug fix should include a regression test, which is frequently based on the
original reproducer (sometimes, it’s the reproducer, verbatim).
To help create useful test cases, we’re opening up a repo with various templates. Please see the READMEs in each
project’s subdir for more info: Hibernate Test Case Templates
As a starting point, the repo contains two templates for ORM:
Moving along towards a 5.2 Final, we are happy to announce
the release of Hibernate Validator 5.2.0.CR1. The main goal of this release was to fix
bugs and polish some of the new features. For example, we reviewed the
Optional validation support and made sure its behavior is (what we think)
consistent in all cases. You can find the full change log on