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It's cool to see how the .Net framework has evolved from 1.1 to 2.0 and to 3.5. Searching for items in a list is a pretty common programming task. This is a comparison of how list searching has changed throughout the different .Net framework versions.

//.Net 1.1 search using a foreach statement
foreach (Customer cust in customerList)
    if (cust.FirstName == "Bill")
        customer = cust;
//.Net 2.0 search using a inline delegate            
Customer cust = customers.Find(
    delegate(Customer c)
        return c.FirstName == "Bill";
//.Net 3.5 search using a lambda expression
Customer cust = customers.Find(C => C.FirstName == "Bill");
Posted on Saturday, March 21, 2009 6:30 PM | Back to top

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