Rolling your own SQL Update on-top of the Entity Framework – Part 1

One of the current limitations of the Entity Framework, is that in order to modify an entity you have to first bring it into memory. Now in most scenarios this is just fine. There are however some bulk update cases where performance suffers somewhat. For example imagine if you need to move all unshipped orders…

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ObjectQuery<T>.ToTraceString() and possibilities…

So in Beta3 of the EntityFramework (due out very soon) the team added a new function to ObjectQuery<T> that allows you to get the native Query that would be evaluated if you enumerated. I.e. if you are using the System.Data.SqlClient that would be the TSQL. This is very handy because it means you can see…

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