mpFx: Simon Demo

Simon from Australia needed an example of how to use mpFx to create projects, resources, tasks, and assignments.  Here it is:

http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/Project/Download/FileDownload.aspx?ProjectName=mpFx&DownloadId=4636.

Here is the source:

    1: using System;
    2: using System.Web.Services.Protocols;
    3: using Mcs.Epm.MicrosoftProject.mpFx;
    4: using Mcs.Epm.MicrosoftProject.mpFx.ProjectsWebService;
    5: using Mcs.Epm.MicrosoftProject.mpFx.ResourcesWebService;
    6: using Microsoft.Office.Project.Server.Library;
    7: using DataStoreEnum=Mcs.Epm.MicrosoftProject.mpFx.ProjectsWebService.DataStoreEnum;
    8: using Resource = Microsoft.Office.Project.Server.Library.Resource;
    9:  
   10: namespace EntityCreationDemo
   11: {
   12:     class Program
   13:     {
   14:         static void Main(string[] args)
   15:         {
   16:             try
   17:             {
   18:                 using (ProjectServer projectServer = new ProjectServer("http://projectserver/pwa", DataStoreEnum.WorkingStore, null))
   19:                 {
   20:                     string errorMessage;
   21:  
   22:                     Guid projectGuid = Guid.NewGuid();
   23:                     
   24:                     //  Create the project
   25:                     using (ProjectDataSet projectDataSet = EntityFactory.NewProject("Simon Test", projectGuid))
   26:                     {
   27:                         projectServer.Projects.Create(projectDataSet, false, true);
   28:                     }
   29:  
   30:                     // This is actually a bug of omission.  I should be updating the underlying project collection on creation.  
   31:                     // In order to use the current tech preview of mpFx, we brute force to refresh the projects collection 
   32:                     projectServer.Projects.Refresh();
   33:  
   34:                     //  Grab the project object
   35:                     EnterpriseProject project = projectServer.Projects[projectGuid];
   36:  
   37:                     Guid taskGuid;
   38:  
   39:                     //  Create the task
   40:                     project.CreateTask("Test Task",
   41:                                        DateTime.Now,
   42:                                        1000,
   43:                                        true,
   44:                                        true,
   45:                                        Guid.NewGuid(),
   46:                                        out taskGuid,
   47:                                        out errorMessage);
   48:  
   49:                     if (IsPsClientError(errorMessage))
   50:                     {
   51:                         return;
   52:                     }
   53:  
   54:                     Guid resourceGuid = Guid.NewGuid();
   55:  
   56:                     //  Create the resource
   57:                     using (ResourceDataSet resourceDataSet = EntityFactory.NewResource("Simon", Resource.Type.WorkResource, resourceGuid))
   58:                     {
   59:                         projectServer.Resources.Create(resourceDataSet, false, true);
   60:                     }
   61:  
   62:                     Guid assignmentGuid = Guid.NewGuid();
   63:  
   64:                     //  Create the assignment
   65:                     project.CreateAssignment(assignmentGuid, taskGuid, resourceGuid, true, true, true, Guid.NewGuid(), out errorMessage);
   66:  
   67:                     if (IsPsClientError(errorMessage))
   68:                     {
   69:                         return;
   70:                     }
   71:                 }
   72:             }
   73:             catch (MpFxException exception)
   74:             {
   75:                 Console.Write(Errors.ProcessMpFxException(exception));
   76:             }
   77:             catch (SoapException exception)
   78:             {
   79:                 Console.Write(Errors.ProcessMSProjectErrors(exception));
   80:             }
   81:             catch (Exception exception)
   82:             {
   83:                 Console.Write(exception.Message);
   84:             }
   85:  
   86:             Console.ReadKey();
   87:         }
   88:  
   89:         /// <summary>
   90:         /// Check the string returned by waitable calls to see if it is a a PSClientError
   91:         /// </summary>
   92:         /// <param name="errorMessage">The error message xml</param>
   93:         /// <returns></returns>
   94:         private static bool IsPsClientError(string errorMessage)
   95:         {
   96:             if (string.IsNullOrEmpty(errorMessage))
   97:             {
   98:                 return false;
   99:             }
  100:  
  101:             PSClientError clientError = new PSClientError(errorMessage);
  102:  
  103:             if (clientError.Count == 0)
  104:             {
  105:                 return false;
  106:             }
  107:  
  108:             Console.Write(Errors.FormatProjectError(clientError.GetAllErrors(), errorMessage));
  109:  
  110:             return true;
  111:         }
  112:     }
  113: }