Meet dotConnect for SQLite 5.18 with Code-First Migrations and EF Core Support Improvements
10/08/2021

Devart presented a new release of dotConnect for SQLite 5.18 with significant improvements of Entity Framework Core support and Code-First Migrations.

Online PR News – 08-October-2021 – Prague, Czech Republic – Devart, a recognized vendor of world-class data connectivity solutions for various data connection technologies and frameworks, introduced the latest version of dotConnect for SQLite 5.18. The new features are based on improvement of Entity Framework Core support, and Code-First Migrations.

The release includes the following enhancements:

1. dotConnect for SQLite now supports translation of more LINQ features for EF Core 3 and 5.

2. The updated version 5.18 now supports mapping the internet/intranet System.Uri type to SQLite ‘text’ data type for both EF Core 3 and 5.

3. The new release dotConnect for SQLite 5.18 provides support for more EF Core Code-First Migrations operations via a workaround with creating a new table and copying data from the old table.

4. Mapping of network data types System.Net.IPAddress and System.Net.NetworkInformation.PhysicalAddress to SQLite TEXT is supported in EF Core 5

To learn more about the recent release and download new products, visit:
https://blog.devart.com/code-first-migrations-and-ef-core-support-improvements-in-dotconnect-for-sqlite-5-18.html

dotConnect for SQLite is a high-performance ORM enabled data provider for SQLite that builds on ADO.NET technology to present a complete solution for developing SQLite-based database applications.

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