Spring bean life cycle call back Methods Example

Spring framework provides bean life cycle call back methods to perform some additional tasks which you may want to perform when a bean is initiated or created or when a bean is about to get destroyed. Therefore you can run a method which will do some initialization process during bean initialization and you can run another method which will do some clean up process just before a bean gets destroyed.

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InitializingBean and DisposableBean in Spring

Spring InitializingBean and DisposableBean are the interfaces used in life cycle of Spring beans management. Each of these interfaces has only one method. InitializingBean has a method called afterPropertiesSet() and DisposableBean has a method called destroy(). Spring container runs the method afterPropertiesSet() once the bean properties have been set and Spring container runs destroy() method once Spring container releases the bean.

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Custom init() and destroy() methods in Spring

Introduction In this tutorial we will discuss on Spring custom init() and destroy() methods. These methods are call back methods which used in Spring life cycle. You can use these methods to to some initialization and clean up jobs just after the bean is created by the Spring container or just before the bean is about to be destroyed by the Spring container respectively.

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How to map Custom Query Results into DTO in Spring Data JPA

In this tutorial we will see how to map custom query results into DTO in Spring Data JPA. Situations occur while you are unable to return the entity object(s) as results from your Spring Data JPA Repository and instead you are writing custom query or native query for your business requirements. So in such situations you need to convert result into DTO (data Trasfer Object). We will use @Query annotation to create custom queries in Spring Data JPA. It is also advisable to use DTO instead of entity class or…

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Spring Boot MVC and Hibernate CRUD Example

Introduction In this tutorial we will create an example on Spring Boot MVC and Hibernate CRUD. CRUD is an acronym that means Create, Read, Update and Delete operations. In my other tutorial I had also created Spring Boot MVC and JDBC CRUD Example. We will build the tutorial example using both maven and gradle build tools. We will create the annotation based hibernate configuration with Spring Boot framework. We are going to use MySQL database as a persistence storage for our application.

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Spring Boot MVC and JDBC CRUD Example

Introduction In my other tutorial I had shown how to create an example on Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD example using annotations only, but here I am going to use Spring Boot framework. I did not update the other tutorial keeping in mind if someone still needs the example using Spring framework only. Here also I am going to show you the same example but using Spring Boot framework. We are going to use both gradle and maven build tools to build the application. We are going to see how…

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How to Create Annotation based Spring Application

Introduction We will see how to create annotation based Spring application or annotation based configuration in Spring application. We will use here H2 database to perform database activities using Spring JDBC Template. We will not use any XML configuration here or zero XML configuration. We will also see how to run this stand-alone Spring application using main method. This application is totally Java based configuration. If you want you can also convert this application as web based application using Spring framework.

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Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD with zero XML

In my other tutorials Spring MVC CRUD example with JDBC Spring MVC and Spring JDBC Example ,  Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD Example  I have used XML configurations but in this tutorial I have used only Annotation, so it means it uses zero XML configurations. This example shows how MVC(Model, View, Controller) works in Spring 4.x. In this tutorial you will also find how JDBC works with Spring MVC. We will also see how annotation like @Autowired works in Spring. You will also see how DispatcherServlet, DataSource and ViewResolver are configured in…

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Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD Example

Introduction This tutorial Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD example shows how MVC(Model, View, Controller) works in Spring 4.x. In this tutorial you will also find how JDBC works with Spring MVC. We will also see how annotation like @Autowired works in Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD example. You will also see how datasource is configured in Spring. In this example we will see how to integrate Spring 4, MySQL with Maven 3. Related Posts: Spring MVC and Spring JDBC Example Spring MVC and JDBC CRUD with zero XML

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Spring MVC and Spring JDBC Example

Introduction This tutorial shows an example on how MVC (Model, View, Controller) works in Spring framework. In this tutorial you will also find how JDBC (Java Database Connectivity API) works with Spring MVC. We will also see how annotation like @Autowired works in Spring. You will also see how datasource is configured in Spring. This example shows how to read the database configurations from properties file. The example which we are going to see is about to display a list of items from MySQL database and add a new item…

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