links for 2010-01-08
Nice sample code…The code below is some helper methods we use for making WCF clients are cleaned up correctly.
Use of the using statement (Using in Visual Basic) is not recommended. This is because the end of the using statement can cause exceptions that can mask other exceptions you may need to know about. For more information, see Avoiding Problems with the Using Statement.
The following code example shows the recommended client pattern using a try/catch block and not the using statement.