Recently, I’ve been interested in the architecture of CAD/BIM/FEA systems capable of dynamically loading external assemblies to allow for third-party plugin development. Found this great article by
@RickStrahl explaining how this can be done with just a few lines of code:
Recommended reading for anyone who’s interested in the mechanics of C# plugin development. The comments are of interest too, where another system called MEF is mentioned, which apparently is Microsoft’s solution the same problem.