New build of dotConnect for Oracle 7.2.96 is available!

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New build of dotConnect for Oracle 7.2.96 is available!

Post by Devart » Thu 04 Oct 2012 13:28

Dear users,

New build of dotConnect for Oracle 7.2.96 is available for download now.

In this version:
  • The possibility to send/retrieve XMLTYPE in Oracle Advanced Queue is implemented: the OracleQueueMessage.XmlPayload property is added
  • Array binding memory usage with VarChar/NVarChar parameters is reduced
  • The behaviour is changed: the quote symbols will be ignored in the password value in the Direct mode
  • The bug with using the OracleDbType.VarChar parameters in the Direct Mode, when the Unicode connection string parameter is True and NLS_CHARACTERSET of the database is ZHS16GBK, is fixed
  • The bug with freeing temporary tablespace when creating multiple LOBs in the OCI connection mode is fixed
  • The bug with workability of the OracleGlobalization.ClientCharacterSet property is fixed
  • The bug with generating AccessViolationException when retrieving data via OracleDataReader using the x64 version of Oracle client is fixed
  • The bug with deploying Analysis Services Project when using the x64 version of SQL Server Analysis Service is fixed
LinqConnect (formerly known as LINQ to Oracle)
  • The bug related to the "An item with the same key has already been added" exception when working with DevExpress GridView is fixed
  • The bug with synchronization of the parent and child entities is fixed
  • The bug with update checks of CLOB columns is fixed
Entity Developer
  • Predefined template for generating Repositories and Unit of Work classes is added
  • Integration with Visual Studio refactoring for renaming model objects is implemented
  • The "Use Database Comments" option of Model Settings is implemented to determine whether comments for database objects, if supported by DBMS, will be used for model objects Documentation initialization and taken into account when executing model or database update operations
  • The "Implement IClonable" option for the generated classes based on the model entities is added to all templates
  • The behaviour is changed: the "Save connection string in App.Config as" option is available for LinqConnect models in the standalone version Entity Developer (the entry in App.Config must be added manually afterwards)
  • The bug with generating complex type for the method when adding procedure with SYS_REFCURSOR return parameter from store part of the model is fixed (Entity Framework models)
Entity Framework support
  • The config.CodeFirstOptions.UseDateTimeAsDate option (default value is False) is added to treat DateTime properties without an explicitly specified server data type as DATE
  • The bug with setting configuration options via the application config file is fixed
  • The bug with setting the configuration options for Entity Framework v1 is fixed
  • The bug with creating DATE parameters when using LINQ to Entities is fixed
  • The bug with Entity Data Model Wizard/LightSwitch when an access to the objects from the MDSYS schema was required is fixed
  • The bug with demanding extra permissions when running under restricted user account is fixed
Devart development team