Using EFProviderWrappers with precompiled views

One of the users has reported a problem with using EFProviderWrappers and precompiled views together. When you pre-compile views, Entity Framework calculates a hash of metadata (which includes csdl,ssdl and msl information), stores it with the generated views and compares it later when metadata is loaded. When loaded metadata doesn’t match the hash stored in…


Tracing and Caching for Entity Framework available on MSDN Code Gallery

We have just released a sample that shows how to extend Entity Framework in interesting ways by plugging into ADO.NET provider interface. The sample provides two extensions: EFTracingProvider – which adds the ability to log all SQL commands that are executed (similar to LINQ to SQL’s DataContext.Log EFCachingProvider – which adds transparent query results cache…


Transparent Caching Support for Entity Framework one-pager

We’ve just posted a one-pager on transparent caching support in Entity Framework on our EFDesign blog. We want to make sure that you will be able to interface EF caching with various caching solutions, so we would be very grateful for comments on proposed ICache interface.