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How can I reuse Model Metadata for custom View Models?

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 19, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


I'm working on an ASP.NET MVC 2 project with some business entities that have metadata dataannotations attributes applied to them (Validation attributes, Display attributes, etc.).

Something like:

//User entity
public class User

[Required(ErrorMessage = "Vorname fehlt")]
[StringLength(MaxNameLength, ErrorMessage = "Vorname ist zu lang")]
public string FirstName { get; set; }

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