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Imagining a DotNetNuke Project Type for Visual Studio

When developing DotNetNuke extensions, we typically use one of the existing Visual Studio Project Type's, for example - an ASP.NET Web Application project.

Even when using a Project Template such as Christoc's, the project template is still based upon one of the standard Visual Studio project types - usually an ASP.NET Web Application project.

However these Project Types do not "gel" well with DotNetNuke development in a number of areas, the main ones being:

So.. what if there was a new Project Type, one that was purpose built for DotNetNuke development? What would that look like?