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Coercing ViewModel Values with INotifyPropertyChanged

Perhaps one of the most ambivalent things about putting code on GitHub is that it’s more or less an open project. It’s great that people (including yourself) can continue to work on it, but it seems to lack closure so that you can move on with your life.

So one of the things that I’ve been missing in my BindableBase class is property coercion, a la dependency properties. It’s a pretty smart idea; you can keep values in a valid state without pushing change notification. Unfortunately, there are some problems that crop up pretty quickly in INotifyPropertyChanged based view models. Read more