Visual Basic .NET Language #Region directive improvements


Example

#Region directive can now be placed inside methods and can even span over methods, classes and modules.

#Region "A Region Spanning A Class and Ending Inside Of A Method In A Module"
   Public Class FakeClass
    'Nothing to see here, just a fake class.
   End Class

   Module Extensions

    ''' <summary>
    ''' Checks the path of files or directories and returns [TRUE] if it exists.
    ''' </summary>
    ''' <param name="Path">[Sting] Path of file or directory to check.</param>
    ''' <returns>[Boolean]</returns>
    <Extension>
    Public Function PathExists(ByVal Path As String) As Boolean
        If My.Computer.FileSystem.FileExists(Path) Then Return True
        If My.Computer.FileSystem.DirectoryExists(Path) Then Return True
        Return False
    End Function

    ''' <summary>
    ''' Returns the version number from the specified assembly using the assembly's strong name.
    ''' </summary>
    ''' <param name="Assy">[Assembly] Assembly to get the version info from.</param>
    ''' <returns>[String]</returns>
    <Extension>
    Friend Function GetVersionFromAssembly(ByVal Assy As Assembly) As String
#End Region
        Return Split(Split(Assy.FullName, ",")(1), "=")(1)
    End Function
End Module