Sybase jdbc driver jConnect (TM) for JDBC(TM)/7.07 GA(Build 26666) is causing many failures in Hibernate testsuite, when running on Sybase 15.5 database. It is not possible to perform basic operations, eg. inserting entity:
could not insert: [org.hibernate.test.cascade.Child]
org.hibernate.exception.GenericJDBCException: could not insert: [org.hibernate.test.cascade.Child]
Caused by: java.sql.SQLException: JZ0SJ: Metadata accessor information was not found on this database. Please install the required tables as mentioned in the jConnect documentation.
If the older version of jdbc driver is used "Build (26502), the problems are gone:
We should consider reverting back the driver for this release.