Refactoring Work in Orcas March CTP [Jesse Kaplan]

We’ve had a few questions internally and externally from people who were having problems running some of our earlier samples on the March CTP so I wanted to give everyone a heads up on what has changed and how to move forward any sample code you may have downloaded/written against previous CTPs. The biggest change…

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Building Data Adapters [Jason He]

Introduction to Adapters   If two types (A and B) have to version independently, they cannot have static references between them. Instead an adapter is needed to sits between A and B. It enables them to communicate without a direct reference and thus providing a versioning boundary.   An adapter normally takes one type in…

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New System.AddIn Features in March’s Orcas CTP [Jesse Kaplan]

Some of you may have noticed already but for those who haven’t I’d like to announce one of the major new System.AddIn features that made it into March’s Orcas CTP. We’ve now made it possible for hosts to activate add-ins in a seperate process with the same ease as in a seperate AppDomain. We’re very…

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