The following table lists properties available in the General page of the persistence.xml Editor.

Properties of the General Page

Property Description Default


Enter the name of the persistence unit.

The project name.

Persistence Provider

Enter the name of the persistence provider.

Determined by the server.


Enter a description for this persistence unit. This is an optional property.

Managed Classes

Add or remove the classes managed through the persistence unit.

Exclude Unlisted Classes

Select to include all annotated entity classes in the root of the persistence unit.


XML Mapping Files

Add or remove the object/relational mapping XML files that define the classes to be managed by the persistence unit.