I don't profess that all the posts are relevant (ignore the third) but I do feel that the first two posts should give you an idea of what I think. There is a link to a utility by Paul Stovell that appears to me to be what you require, but knowing you Maddus,
you won't use it unless it's been thoroughly tested, and prefably released through Microsoft.
A word to the wise.
The ADO.NET Entity Framework is not quite a framework yet either (due out in .NET 3.5 SP1). Risk using it at your own peril in a
As long as it fixes my current problem, I am happy to use it