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NHibernate 3 Beginner's Guide by Gabriel N. Schenker

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Chapter 8. Configuration

Any complex framework that is used by many developers in very different scenarios must be configurable. With the configuration, we can influence the runtime behavior of our application that uses the framework.

In this chapter, we will analyze in detail what a configuration is. Specifically, we will:

  • Discuss why we need a configuration to begin with
  • Be presented with a list of the elements of NHibernate we can configure
  • Learn four different ways of how we can configure NHibernate in our applications

This chapter contains a lot of exercises that show us one-to-one how easily NHibernate can be configured.

So let's get on with it...

Why do we need a configuration?

The runtime behavior of NHibernate depends on how we configure ...

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