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Not compatible with your requirements? Have a look at the other series.
See also the Compatibility policy.
Documentation for this specific series can be accessed through the links below:
You can find more documentation for all series on the documentation page.
How to get it
More information about specific releases (announcements, download links) can be found here.
If you need to upgrade from a previous series, please refer to the migration guide:
Hibernate ORM 5.6 is still in development:
Latest release announcement (2021-08-27): 5.6.0.Beta1.
A detailed list of new features, improvements and fixes in this series can be found on our issue tracker.
When it comes to bytecode enhancement of entities, we used to support using either Byte Buddy or Javassist.
The Byte Buddy option has been for long the preferred choice, while Javassist was deprecated and is now removed.s