3 Replies Latest reply on Jul 9, 2019 8:39 AM by Juan Marchionatto

    Hibernate Tools 5.4.4 Hibernate 3.5 - Can’t open connection

    Juan Marchionatto Newbie

      Hi, I have a problem with Hibernate Tools 5.4.4.v20190328-1505

       

      I am trying to make Hibernate Console work on my new eclipse installation (Version: 2019-03 (4.11.0)).

       

      Exception is: org.hibernate.exception.JDBCConnectionException: Cannot open connection

      Caused by: java.sql.SQLException: No suitable driver found for jdbc:jtds:sqlserver://hidden-hostname:1433/hidden-db-name

       

       

      Now, the driver is in the connection classpath, and I know it is OK, because if I only change the hibernate version to 4.3 or later, it works. With 4.0 or less, same exception.

       

      I can’t just use it with version 4.3, because in my real configuration (many more mappings) I have all mapping files with 3.5 DTD and other characteristics not supported after 3.5 (LONG definitions, etc).

       

      I have used hibernate console since long ago. I have had little struggle to make configuration work on other plugin installations, but this time I am getting out of ideas..

       

      Previous working combination was not much older: eclipse Mars. 2 Release (4.5.2), same hibernate (3.5) Hibernate tools 5.0.1.Final-v20160331-1852-B88

       

      Can anybody help me to find out what could be generating the problem?

       

      Any information about some important changes between 5.0.1 and 5.0.4?

       

      Thank you in advance

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      Juan