July 2008 Entries

Missing Dynamic Data Templates - VS 2008 SP1 and .NET 3.5 SP1
In case you have installed the .NET 3.5 SP1 and Visual Studio 2008 SP1 and are unable to find the Dynamic Data Website Template, you can install the latest version of the runtime from http://www.codeplex.com/asp... To explain it further, I had the December 2007 CTP installed which contained the Dynamic Data Runtime and Astoria, Entity Framework etc., All of these gets bundled into the .NET 3.5 SP1 Beta and you dont need the December 2007 ......

Posted On Tuesday, July 29, 2008 12:56 PM | Comments (105)

DLR Hosting
Was talking to a DLR Team member and stumbled upon his blog which interestingly focuses on DLR Hosting and how you can start writing a host for DLR. Here below is the link to his blog. http://blogs.msdn.com/sesha... If you are new to DLR, is it the Dynamic Language Runtime that would be a layer on top of CLR for creating and running Iron Python and Iron Ruby (currently limited, but extending to other languages in future) on .NET. DLR would also be supported in Silverlight 2, currently in Beta ......

Posted On Thursday, July 24, 2008 10:46 AM | Comments (6)