Bean Validation, Hibernate Validator (its Reference Implementation) and the Test Compatibility Kit have been handed over to the JCP for what is called the Final Approval Ballot. That's when the expert committee votes for the go / no-go of the specification going final as it is.
I will be at Devoxx this year again - this starts to
look like a pilgrimage ;). But I am particularly excited as I have given it
a participating twist: less @OneToMany talks more @Code and @ManyToMany
interactions. What can you expect from Devoxx?
One of the good thing about open companies is that your manager knows what you do through your blog
and commit history. Which made me think that I have not explained what I have been busy with in a long
We have decided to do a second release candidate for Hibernate Search 4.1. We fixed a couple of issues related to
clustering and how it works in a modular environment like JBoss AS 7. In particular, we made sure it works fine for JBoss AS 7.1.
This release will hopefully be the last before Hibernate Search 4.1 final. If you want to give feedback,
now is the time :) We are simultaneously releasing Hibernate Search 3.4.2 as a minor bug fix release.