Monthly Archives: November 2008

Export Providers and Custom factories with MEF

Matt Hawley has a nice set of posts where he explores a method to extend MEF to allow custom activated exports. MEF + Factories MEF + Factories Using an Export Provider Matt’s scenario involves exporting a set of WCF proxies. … Continue reading 

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MEF Re-factored, Preview 3 has shipped.

We just dropped another release of MEF source. This one includes some significant changes that we’re excited about. 1. We’re now completely MS-PL!!! The StructuredValues dll dependency is now removed. You’re free to use the source how you like on … Continue reading 

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Øredev is different

Following in Oren’s suit, I wanted to let everyone know that ├średev is one awesome conference, and I am having a real blast! If you know me, then you know I am usually really bad about blogging about conferences I … Continue reading 

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MVP with MEF

Krzysztof had a question on StackOverflow around doing MVP triads wtith MEF. He came up with a way to do it that he wasn’t happy with and which I told him was pretty hacky After chatting with Krzysztof I took … Continue reading 

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SharePoint application guidance is here!

I am WAY behind on my posts with a backlog that includes a MEF Module Loader, MEF Validation sample, MEF container refactoring, PDC, Kaizenconf thoughts, etc. Those have to wait though so I can announce this. patterns & practices just … Continue reading 

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