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Java Spring with Hibernate Integrating Hibernate with Spring Add JPA Annotations to Entities

vikas Rai
vikas Rai
9,703 Points

org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'sessionFactoryBean' defined in c

I am getting mentioned error when trying to launch my application.

1 Answer

J llama
J llama
12,631 Points

package com.teamtreehouse.giflib.config;

import org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp2.BasicDataSource; import org.springframework.beans.factory.annotation.Autowired; import org.springframework.context.annotation.Bean; import org.springframework.context.annotation.Configuration; import org.springframework.context.annotation.PropertySource; import org.springframework.core.env.Environment; import org.springframework.core.io.ClassPathResource; import org.springframework.core.io.Resource; import org.springframework.orm.hibernate5.LocalSessionFactoryBean;

import javax.sql.DataSource;

@Configuration @PropertySource("app.properties") public class DataConfig { @Autowired private Environment env;

public LocalSessionFactoryBean sessionFactory() {
    Resource config = new ClassPathResource("hibernate.cfg.xml");
    LocalSessionFactoryBean sessionFactory = new LocalSessionFactoryBean();
    return sessionFactory;

public DataSource dataSource() {
    BasicDataSource ds = new BasicDataSource();

    // Driver class name

    // Set URL

    // Set username & password

    return ds;


giflib.hash.salt = xOBtdmJZxRcz^jkkyHfkrkT1*02bJUn+YQts0*xCeka%cGHCN1fjaC*faFtY

Package where our entities (models) are located

giflib.entity.package = com.teamtreehouse.giflib.model

Details for our datasource

giflib.db.driver = org.h2.Driver giflib.db.url = jdbc:h2:mem:giflib

giflib.db.url = jdbc:h2:tcp://localhost/~/Code/screencasts/giflib-hibernate/data/giflib

giflib.db.username = sa giflib.db.password =

here you go. the staff at this place suck the fact that ive spent 45 min of my life to figure this out and not a single one of their lazy team memebers could do this in the past few years is hilarious. cant wait to cancel