ADO.NET EF providers Devart dotConnect for Oracle, dotConnect for MySQL, dotConnect for PostgreSQL, and dotConnect for SQLite implement support for Entity Framework 4.3 Beta 1 (Entity Framework Code-First Migrations). To use it in your applications, you need to download and install the corresponding Entity Framework NuGet package first. You can read about Entity Framework Code-First Migrations functionality in the corresponding MSDN articles.
- Code-First Migrations Features
- Configuration and Deployment of Entity Framework Provider
- Migration Operation Support
- Additional Database-specific Customization of Migrations
- Ideas for Future
Entity Framework Code-First Migrations continues the development of Entity Framework Code-First functionality from Entity Framework 4.1 and Entity Framework 4.2, extending the functionality of dynamic database creating and deleting with the possibility of dynamic database schema modification (adding new columns/tables/foreign keys, creating and modifying existing database objects).