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Suddenly I care about VS2008 SP1

... and Visual Studio 2008 hasn't even hit retail shelves yet.

From the sounds of it... the bug in VS 2005 and 2008 (at least) that prevents proper automatic specification of the new project's assembly name based on the settings of the project template will be included in Service Pack 1 for Visual Studio 2008.


While this kind of bug thankfully doesn't affect many (hence why it seems to have gone largely unnoticed until recently), it does get in the way of users of my my Windows Home Server Add-in Project Templates or any other template that requires specific naming of the output assembly... leading to the developer having to manually rename the assembly (as specified in the Project properties) whenever they create a new project.

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