[jpa-spec users] [jsr338-experts] Re: Proposal for EntityGraphs, fetch plans, etc...

From: Gordon Yorke <>
Date: Fri, 07 Dec 2012 13:57:11 -0400

It was removed from an earlier draft version to reduce the clutter in
the NamedEntityManager annotation as NamedAttributeNode serves the same
purpose. It also eliminates any confusion about when to use the
String[] vs the NamedAttributeNode[] and how they interact.

On 07/12/2012 12:58 PM, Oliver Gierke wrote:
> Am 07.12.2012 um 15:20 schrieb Gordon Yorke <>:
>>> I like Oliver's proposal of String[] to list simple types. It makes the
>>> API and annotations much more palatable.
>> Yes, that was in an earlier version of the proposal.
> What exactly does that mean? Was it in there and has been abandoned? If so, why?
> Cheers,
> Ollie