MEF and System.AddIns

Several people asked about the relationship between MEF and the technology in System.AddIn namespace. The answer is that these two are independent and complementary features. MEF is a primarily a composition engine. System.AddIn is an add-in activation and isolation technology. MEF’s engine will be able to compose objects that are simple CLR object, COM and…

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MEF CTP 1 Released

Several members of my team have already spilled the beans, but yes (!) we just released our first public preview of MEF. You can grab the bits from here and read a past post for a high level overview. I am super excited about the release. It’s a very early preview and still lots of…

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