The .NET Compact Framework team have released Beta 1 of their SP1 for .NET Compact Framework v2.0

You can download from here:

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=6548dd53-a418-42d9-a481-19ba3ceca1a6&displaylang=en%20

The Beta includes:

  • Support for WinCE 4.2.  For more information see Richard Greenberg's BLOG.
  • Allow GAC to be installed to Storage Card.
  • Allow DataGrid cell drawing to be overridden.
  • Enable .NET Framework SDK Debugging via MDBG.
  • Include Network Log Viewer.
  • Include .NET Compact Framework Remote Performance Monitor.  For more information see Steven Pratschner's BLOG.
  • Support Headless WinCE 5.0 Devices.  For more information see Mark Prentice's BLOG.
  • Add the [Serializable] attribute to better facilitate serialization extensibility and code portability.
  • http://blogs.msdn.com/netcfteam/archive/2006/04/21/580901.aspx