Welcome to the XXXIX issue of Community Convergence. The big news this week is that Microsoft has begun releasing source code for the .NET Framework libraries. Shawn Burke explains how to configure Visual Studio so that you can step into the source. The first step is download the hot-fix with the romantic title KB944899. Scott Guthrie informs us that source is available for the following code libraries:

  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
  • Windows Forms
  • The .NET Base Class Libraries (System, System.Collections, System.Drawing, System.IO, System.NET, and more.)
  • ASP.NET
  • ADO.NET and XML

In other news, veterans of the C# world might be interested to hear that Dan Fernandez is moving to the Channel 9 team

From the C# Team

Eric Lippert

Matt Warren

Luca Bolognese

Ed Mauer

Kirill Osenkov

Charlie Calvert

From the C# Community

Dino Esposito

Wes Dyer

Sara Ford

Rico Mariani

Tony Patton

Mitsu

Scott Guthrie

Justin James

Upcoming Events and Pod/Webcasts

Of Interest

Ted Neward

James Carr

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