DSpace 7 REST Code Walkthrough

Before DSpace 7, most DSpace code used “plain old java objects”(POJO’s) This tutorial will illustrate how to understand the flow of the DSpace 7 code.

DSpace 6 introduced Hibernate for database interactions.
Hibernate relies on Java Annotations to build associate class files database actions.

DSpace 7 relies heavily on the following non-POJO conventions

Goals of this Walkthrough