Before looking at the enhancements at an API level, let’s look at some links.
That’s the reference you’ll need to add in a <script> element in your HTML page.
If using XML to transfer data to AutoCAD via the API – such as when using transient graphics – you’ll probably want to take a look at the XML schema for this data.
Now for a quick look at the various API enhancements.
This version of the API also includes access to information via the Bindable Object Layer (BOL). You can access information that’s provided via the BOL – such as layers, linetypes, hatch patterns, etc. – using Acad.DataItemCollectionManager.getKnownCollection(). You can also use the manager object to get notified when a collection has items added, removed or changed.
Tomorrow I’ll be heading off to the UK on vacation, visiting friends and family until the Easter weekend. I’ll try to queue up a blog post or two to keep things moving, but please don’t expect a response to any comments or emails for the next 10 days or so.