Entity Framework 4.0 – Part4: How to use your own POCO’s

added by Svenneke
3/23/2010 3:58:12 PM


In the previous articles I mainly talked about things you could already do with eelier version of Entity Framework. EF4.0 has some better tooling, we saw this already with the complex types. With the new version of Entity Framework there is also out of the box support for POCO (Plain Old CLR Objects). This I personally like very much because I’m not such a big fan of generated classes. Previously you didn’t have much choice. You had to work with the object’s that EF generated for you. Did you have some specific logic in your property getters or setters? Then you had to find another solution...