Monthly Archives: March 2010

Bulb Flash: Foreign key objects from WCF service not propagated to Silverlight client!

Consider the case :- WCF uses LINQ to SQL to connect to a DB with extensive foreign key relationships. You set Serialization Mode= Unidirectional to ensure all the relationships and DB objects can be propagated to the client as datacontracts Silverlight client connects to the WCF service. In many of the cases(i could not come […]

ASP.Net MVC 2 RTM Released

ASP.Net MVC 2 RTM has finally released and available on MSDN for download here Brief on ASP.Net MVC 2 RTM ASP.NET MVC 2 is a framework for developing highly testable and maintainable Web applications by leveraging the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern. The framework encourages developers to maintain a clear separation of concerns among the responsibilities of […]

Bulb Flash: WCF Size and Time restrictions!

While working on a Silverlight client and WCF service i hit a major roadblock when i realized that WCF has a lot of restrictions when it comes to communication. Restrictions in terms for time and  message size The restriction is not only for size of a message but depth of message which is pretty relevant […]