Why You Should Use jOOQ With Code Generation

I'm answering many jOOQ questions on Stack Overflow, and a lot of times. The problem has the same cause: People not using jOOQ's code generator. The main reason people seem not to be using it, is because it takes some extra time to set up, but as with anything well designed, the initial investment will … Continue reading Why You Should Use jOOQ With Code Generation

How to Use jOOQ’s UpdatableRecord for CRUD to Apply a Delta

While jOOQ is not a full fledged ORM (as in an object graph persistence framework), there is still some convenience available to avoid hand-writing boring SQL for every day CRUD. That's the UpdatableRecord API. It has a few very useful features, including: A 1:1 mapping to the underlying table Every UpdatableRecord is mapped on a … Continue reading How to Use jOOQ’s UpdatableRecord for CRUD to Apply a Delta

A Frequent Question: Does jOOQ Have a First Level Cache?

One of the more frequent questions people have when switching from JPA to jOOQ is how to migrate from using JPA's first level cache? https://twitter.com/dmitrygusev/status/1034208767406043136 There are two important things to notice here: jOOQ is mainly used for what JPA folks call "projections" If you're using only JPA in your application, you may have gotten … Continue reading A Frequent Question: Does jOOQ Have a First Level Cache?

jOOQ Newsletter August 2013

Subscribe to this newsletter here Overwhelming feedback from the jOOQ User Survey jOOQ has been the leading Java Open Source SQL building tool for the last three years. Feedback on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, reddit, Stack Overflow has been very positive. The recent user survey was well received by an increasingly growing jOOQ … Continue reading jOOQ Newsletter August 2013

A DBA’s point of view of Hibernate

A very nice little rant on Hibernate: http://jeffkemponoracle.com/2011/11/25/3-reasons-to-hate-hibernate While I don't agree 100% (e.g. CRUD/OLTP really is different from OLAP, and Hibernate is a strong CRUD tool), I certainly share most of his feelings.