Smart Client Software Factory for Visual Studio 2008

יום חמישי, דצמבר 13, 2007

Smart Client Software Factory for Visual Studio 2008 I've written in the past about Software Factories Support for Visual Studio 2008, and mentioned that currently there is no support for Smart Client Software Factory for Visual Studio 2008. During the time that post was written, project Acropolis was alive and there were no plans to enable working with CAB and Smart Client Software Factory in Visual Studio 2008. Recently, when project Acropolis was stopped and the Composite WPF started instead, the plans were changed. According to Glenn Block, the team is now working...
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Acropolis Out, WPF Composite Client Applications in!

יום שלישי, אוקטובר 30, 2007

Acropolis Out, WPF Composite Client Applications in! Back in June 2007, during Teched Orlando, Microsoft has announced the new Client Application Framework: "Acropolis". In the mean time, the patterns & practices team has announced that there are no plans for future releases of CAB and the Smart Client Application Block, and the support for WPF in CAB will be limited to Winforms Interop scenarions only (covered in SCSF May 2007 release). As many incubation project in Microsoft, some are decided to be closed, as well as the Acropolis project. Yesterday, The Acropolis team  has announced that  the core Acropolis concepts  will...
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Software Factories Support for Visual Studio 2008

יום שבת, אוגוסט 25, 2007

Software Factories Support for Visual Studio 2008 Since the release of Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2, and the release of GAT/GAX July CTP that supports it, many of us are waiting for updates regarding the support for the current software factories such as Web Service Software Factory, Smart Client Software Factory and Web Client Software Factory for Visual Studio 2008. I've already mentioned in an earlier post that currently there is not support for those factories in Visual Studio 2008, since it broke some DTE interfaces, and therefore it is not fully backward compatible. Recently, the patterns and...

Just Released: Enterprise Library 3.1 – May 2007

יום רביעי, מאי 23, 2007

After some bug were spotted in the latest release of , and a promise from Tom Hollander, the team has released Enterprise Library 3.1 to the web. Here are the highlights of the new version: Policy Injection Application Block The default Remoting PolicyInjector can now be replaced with alternative interception mechanisms via configuration without modifying the application block code Call Handler attributes are now honored correctly when placed on interface methods Fixed an issue that could cause duplicate handlers where matching rules matched both a class and its interface Classes implementing COM interfaces (including those...