don't use a datasource, use a jdbc connection when running outside an appserver.
Can you offer any suggestions for using the plugin when you're using Tomcat JDNI?
Is there a simple way to keep two hibernate.cfg.xml files in sync?
Do you comment out/delete the
<property name="hibernate.connection.datasource">line when you want to use the hibernate plug-in features?
I'm a long time Exadal Studio Pro user trying to get up to speed on RHDS!
you can specify the alternate connection properties in a properties file and make the console config point to it. They will override the specified options in cfg.xml/persistence.xml