When a class is requested (either implicitly through a class reference or explicitly with
ClassLoader of the calling
Class is used. This allows an
Applet or an RMI-based application to refer to other classes that have been acquired from a remote site and ensure that they are downloaded from the same location as well.
However, libraries loaded from one
ClassLoader cannot necessarily see classes loaded from another
This often occurs with Object Relational Mapping (ORM) tools such as Hibernate that use configuration files that contain class names. To load the classes, it needs to resolve class names from the application's associated
If the Hibernate library is installed in the same ...