WCF Azure Silverlight Calculator

This sample creates a simple WCF calculator service and builds a Silverlight client for it. The client is then hosted alonside the service in the Azure fabric.

 
 
 
 
 
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C#
VB.NET
Imports System.Windows

Namespace SilverlightCalculator
	Partial Public Class App
		Inherits Application

		Public Sub New()
			AddHandler Me.Startup, AddressOf Application_Startup
			AddHandler Me.Exit, AddressOf Application_Exit
			AddHandler Me.UnhandledException, AddressOf Application_UnhandledException

			InitializeComponent()
		End Sub

		Private Sub Application_Startup(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As StartupEventArgs)
			Me.RootVisual = New MainPage()
		End Sub

		Private Sub Application_Exit(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)

		End Sub
		Private Sub Application_UnhandledException(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As ApplicationUnhandledExceptionEventArgs)
			' If the app is running outside of the debugger then report the exception using
			' the browser's exception mechanism. On IE this will display it a yellow alert 
			' icon in the status bar and Firefox will display a script error.
			If Not Debugger.IsAttached Then

				' NOTE: This will allow the application to continue running after an exception has been thrown
				' but not handled. 
				' For production applications this error handling should be replaced with something that will 
				' report the error to the website and stop the application.
				e.Handled = True
				Deployment.Current.Dispatcher.BeginInvoke(Function() AnonymousMethod1(e))
			End If
		End Sub
		
		Private Function AnonymousMethod1(ByVal e As ApplicationUnhandledExceptionEventArgs) As Object
			ReportErrorToDOM(e)
			Return Nothing
		End Function
		Private Sub ReportErrorToDOM(ByVal e As ApplicationUnhandledExceptionEventArgs)
			Try
				Dim errorMsg As String = e.ExceptionObject.Message + e.ExceptionObject.StackTrace
				errorMsg = errorMsg.Replace(""""c, "'"c).Replace(vbCrLf, vbLf)

				System.Windows.Browser.HtmlPage.Window.Eval("throw new Error(""Unhandled Error in Silverlight Application " & errorMsg & """);")
			Catch e1 As Exception
			End Try
		End Sub
	End Class
End Namespace