Linq to Sharepoint


As part of my outstanding "Sharepoint Today" gadget I wanted to use CML to query various Sharepoint sites.

Thanks to these Linq to Sharepoint projects this could be much easier than learning CML:

Codeplex project:

http://www.codeplex.com/LINQtoSharePoint

Link I found this from:

http://dotnetaddict.dotnetdevelopersjournal.com/linq_to_sharepoint.htm

 

Video:

How Do I: Use LINQ To SharePoint to Retrieve SharePoint Data?

 

Interestingly enough there are all sorts of Linq implementations out there now:

Linq to MSI for example

Comments (2)

  1. aghy says:

    You can check LINQ4SP on my blog (http://www.sharepointblogs.com/aghy/archive/tags/LINQ4SP) as well.

  2. drmcghee says:

    I foudn today that its now feature complete:

    http://dotneteers.net/blogs/aghy/archive/2008/09/03/linq4sp.aspx

    I was kind of put off for my test projects that it was not freely available resource (I understand the effort)

    Instead I began working on Caml using a library from U2U.

    http://www.u2u.net/res/Tools/SharePointCamlQueryBuilder.aspx

    http://www.u2u.net/res/Tools/CamlQueryBuilder.aspx

    (using DLL U2U.SharePoint.CAML.Client.dll)