Last week we made the decision to upgrade the Guidance Packages included in the Smart Client Software Factory to a soon to be released version of GAX & GAT.
There are many benefits that weighted in favor of doing this:
Among the new things you’ll (besides no exceptions if you happen to have VS.NET auf Deutsch for example) is the “Guidance Navigator”, a small window that summarizes the available recipes and templates for a given Guidance Package and provides contextual information. So, now after installing SC-SF and creating a new Smart Client Solution you will see this:
It’s a neat addition to the development environment that improves usability.
Now, there are also some consequences of this decision that will affect you:
If you have any questions, do let us know!
More on this in Wojtek's and Tom's blogs. (yes, Wojtek has a blog)