Java News from Tuesday, November 3, 2009

JBoss has posted the second release candidate of  Hibernate 3.5, an open source (LGPL) object relational mapping system for Java. New features in 3.5 include:

Notably absent from this list (though I hope they just forgot to mention it) is generic type safety. Does anyone have any ideas how to keep Hibernate (especially HIbernate 3.1) from filling my IDE with unchecked cast and other generics warnings?