MSDN Developer Guide for System.Transactions

The Visual Studio 2005 developer guide for System.Transactions is now available at http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/w97s6fw4(en-US,VS.80).aspx under MSDN Library\Visual Studio 2005\Product Documentation\Visual Studio\.Net Framework Programming in Visual Studio\Accessing Data\Transaction Processing.   It has three sections: Fundamentals, Writing a Transactional Application and Implementing a Resource Manager.   The System.Transactions namespace is defined at http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/a90c30fy

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Transactions made easy: System.Transactions

Currently in .Net Framework (v1.0 and v1.1) the support for transactions is offered by System.EnterpriseServices and by the System.Data.IDbTransaction, implemented by one of your favorite data provider (see http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/cpguide/html/cpconprocessingtransactions.asp?frame=true for more details). Both models have some disadvantages (the first is forcing the inheritance from ServicedComponent and the later offers support only for “local” transactions in…

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