Yup.  I heard you (eventually).  You wanted easier access to the source code of Real World GridView.  Well, now you have it.  CodePlex is Microsoft's new shared source development platform, and it should be much easier to use.  Give it a try, here's the link: http://www.codeplex.com/ASPNetRealWorldContr.  I even checked-in some bug fixes you've been asking for to entice you to try the new site!