The include tag is about compilation, like C++ or LESS includes.
The EF extension method that controls pre-loading or lazy-loading tables/objects is called
.Include(). I just retagged a question because it used the include tag on a question about this method.
Then I checked, and there are 30 other EF questions that abuse the include tag the same way.
.Include() method is important in EF, but this use of tagging, while cute, IMO is tag abuse.
- Is it tag abuse?
- If not, can my edit be rolled-back?
- Should the include tag mention this 'cute' usage, to avoid retagging noise like this?
Here is the revision I would prefer to rollback (yzorg, today, 1/29):
Here are the other 30 uses of the include tag on ef questions: