Happy now to announce a successful release of Hibernate ORM
5.5.3.Final! It is already available for download from your favourite Maven Central mirror.
We have introduced the
hibernate.hbm2ddl.schema-generation.script.append configuration property, it allows specifying if the schema commands should be appended to the end of the file rather than overwriting the file.
true (default value) for appending schema commands to the end of the file,
false for overwriting the file (see HHH-11817).
The release contains some more small optimisations, this time targeting collection of Statistics of usage of the Query Cache.
Some other defects have been fixed, for a full list see the Release Notes.
All details are available and up to date on the dedicated page on hibernate.org.