Rockford Lhotka
    CTO at Magenic
    Author, speaker, software architect
    Creator of the CSLA .NET framework

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Index of code generation tools


There are many code generation options available for CSLA .NET. This is a (probably partial) index of the options available, including both tools and templates for those tools. Some are commercial, some are free, you can decide which is best for you.

  • CodeComplete
    • Application generation tool that uses licensed CSLA .NET technologies at its core
  • CodeSmith
  • CSLADesignerLibrary3
    • Generates CSLA .NET classes
  • CslaDBAGuidance
    • Generates data access layer using CSLA .NET
  • CslaExtension
    • Generates CSLA classes from an EF model diagram
  • CslaGenFork
    • Generates CSLA .NET classes suitable for Windows Forms, ASP.NET, WPF, and Silverlight
  • CslaGenerator
    • Generates CSLA .NET classes
  • CslaFactory
    • Visual Studio graphic support for CSLA .NET classes
  • CSLA Class Diagram and Code
    • Visual Studio extension
  • MyGeneration
  • Sculpture
    • Open source code generator for numerous frameworks, including CSLA .NET
  • If you are aware of a generator or template missing from this list, please let me know and I'll add it.


    (Updated 1/7/2013)