When I view the properties for my SharePoint 2010 project I can see an option of Assembly Deployment Target which can be set to either
From this question I was able to figure out that setting value to
GlobalAssemblyCachedeploys DLL to
WebApplication, it says that it will deploy to
website/bin. What is the exact path where the
WebApplicationoption deploys the solution?
From this question it seems that custom fields cannot be deployed with option of
WebApplication. They can only be deployed to
GlobalAssemblyCache. Are there any other restrictions when deploying to
While developing SP solutions which option should be preferred and why?