what are the necessary jar files that we need to set in the classpath to execute a hibernate application
You can download the whole hibernate application from the given link:
After extracting the zip file, you will get the lib folder which consists of some essential jar files for hibernate.
first you extract the zip folder related to hibernate s/w then you will get the hibernate s/w now add these jar files to class path
hibernate3.jar(available in hibernate home directory)
jta.jar (available in hibernate_home\lib folder)
dom4j.jar commons-logging.jar commons-collections.jar cglib-someversion.jar(some version means some version number is there you add that file) ojdbc14.jar (available in oracle s/w)