In order to illustrate the process of building business components, we will build the necessary objects to show customers and their rentals. This will involve the following objects in the
Before you start creating entity objects, you need to create a connection to the database inside your application. This is done like in Chapter 1, My First ADF Essentials Application, by navigating to File | New | Connections | Database Connection. Give your connection a name, choose Connection type
MySQL, fill in username (
root), password, port (default is
3306), and database name (
sakila). You don't need to select a library again –– JDeveloper has ...