Framework Design Guidelines: System.DBNull

Posted by: Brad Abrams, on 10 Feb 2009 | View original | Bookmarked: 0 time(s)

Continuing in our weekly blog post series that highlights a few of the new additions to the Framework Design Guidelines 2nd edition.. This content is found in the Nullable<T> section of Chapter 8: Usage Guidelines. Pablo helps us out with some subtle details that might really come in handy. AVOID using System.DBNull. Prefer Nullable<T> instead. PABLO CASTRO Nullable<T> is in general a better representation of optional database values. One thing to consider though is that...

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