To be more precise about the
com.custpurchasdb.data.Lineitem parameter in our read request, it is actually the type name of the read request. WaveMaker projects define types from primitive types such as Boolean and custom complex types such as
Lineitem. In our runtime read example,
com.custpurchasedb.data.Lineitem is both the package and class name of the imported Hibernate entity and the type name for the line item entity in the project.
Maintaining type information enables WaveMaker to ease a number of development issues. As the client knows the structure of the data it is getting from the server, it knows how to display that data with minimal developer configuration, if any. At design time, Studio uses type information in many areas to ...