We are glad to announce today the RTM of the .NET Micro Framework version 4.2. You can download the SDK and PK as well as the all sources from our Codeplex project, client_v4_2 branch, at change number 13620. (We will be distributing 4.2 solely through the Codeplex site this time and not on downloads.microsoft.com)
Version 4.2 of the .NET Micro Framework Porting Kit provides the following new features:
Minor improvements include
- DPWS performance improvements, especially for the event dispatching
- Broadcast and static DNS addresses support with DHCP for lwIP TCP/IP stack
- Improvements to the time service for lwIP and RTIP TCP/IP stacks
- IL code optimizations
You can find white papers about crypto, firmware updates, and the Codeplex distribution in general on the documentation page of the project. You can find the general documentation on MSDN. PK documentation is in the distribution, under the documentation directory (you will find there also the full .chm help
With this release we had outstanding community contributions. We would like to thank our Core Tech Team and all of our community. In particular, the following contributions deserve a special note:
We would like to thank you Alexandr, Igor, Julius, Richard. Cuno, Beat, and Valer for helping us make this a broader than expected release and contributing such important components.
As always we are looking forward to your feedback. Please contact us through the Codeplex issue tracker.