PostgreSQLDirect .NET Data Provider 3.00 Beta available!

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PostgreSQLDirect .NET Data Provider 3.00 Beta available!

Post by Devart » Wed 10 Jan 2007 10:32

Dear users,

Please try PostgreSQLDirect .NET Data Provider 3.00 Beta version available for download now.
In this version we introduced following features:

Database applications design extensibility
  • Added DataSet Manager to control dataset instances in the project
  • Added DataSet Editor for convenient datasets manipulation
  • New PgSqlDataSet class to use with PgSqlDataTable
  • New component DataLink added for flexible data binding
  • New capabilities added to PgSqlDataTable class
  • Added capability for cross-form components cooperation
  • Design time visualization extended
  • Supported addin and DataSet Wizard integration with Borland Developer Studio
.NET 2 features
  • Added PgSqlDependency class to support Database Change Notification
  • Added PgSqlDataSourceEnumerator class to support Server Enumeration feature
  • Added support for Batch Update in PgSqlDataAdapter
  • Added support for returning provider-specific types in PgSqlDataReader and PgSqlDataAdapter
  • Added support for PgSqlDataAdapter.ReturnProviderSpecificTypes property
Other features
  • SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence Solutions supported
  • Added PgSqlSelectStatement class for building SELECT statements
  • Added PgSqlTimeStamp class to represent TIMESTAMP and DATE types
  • Added list of hosts in connection form and connection properties
  • Added PgSqlLoader.LoadTable() method
  • Base level classes moved to the new assembly CoreLab.Data.dll
  • New demo projects added
  • Added DbLoader class that serves to load external data into database
  • Added PostgreSQLDirect .NET information to Visual Studio 2005 splash screen and About box
  • Expressions in select statements supported
We're looking forward to your comments and suggestions.

Core Lab development team