Provides a forward-only cursor to enumerate through messages in a message queue.
Assembly: System.Messaging (in System.Messaging.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Close||Frees the resources associated with the enumerator.|
|CreateObjRef||Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)|
|Dispose||Releases all resources used by the .|
|Dispose(Boolean)||Releases the unmanaged resources used by the and optionally releases the managed resources.|
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Releases the resources held by the queue. (Overrides Object.Finalize.)|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetLifetimeService||Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|InitializeLifetimeService||Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|MemberwiseClone(Boolean)||Creates a shallow copy of the current MarshalByRefObject object. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)|
|MoveNext||Advances the enumerator to the next queue of the enumeration, if one is currently available.|
|Reset||Resets the cursor, so it points to the beginning of the enumeration.|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
Use for dynamic interaction with queues on the network. Methods available through the MessageQueue class can return either a containing a dynamic list of queues, or an array that contains a snapshot of the queue collection at the time the specified method was called.
There is no defined ordering of queues in a network. They are not ordered, for example, by computer, label, public or private status, or other user-accessible criteria. A is a cursor, initialized to the head of a dynamic list. You can move the cursor to the first queue of the enumeration by calling MoveNext. After the enumerator has been initialized, you can use MoveNext to step forward through the remaining queues.
It is not possible to step backward with a . A cursor only allows forward movement through the queue enumeration. However, you can call Reset to reset the enumeration and put the cursor at the beginning of the list again. Because the enumerator is dynamic, a queue that is appended beyond the cursor's current position can be accessed by the enumerator. A queue that is inserted before the cursor's current position cannot be accessed without first calling Reset.
The following code example iterates through all the message queues in the network, and examines the path for each queue. Finally, it displays the number of public queues on the network.
Imports System Imports System.Messaging Public Class MyNewQueue ' Provides an entry point into the application. ' ' This example uses a cursor to step through the ' message queues and list the public queues on the ' network. Public Shared Sub Main() ' Create a new instance of the class. Dim myNewQueue As New MyNewQueue() ' Output the count of Lowest priority messages. myNewQueue.ListPublicQueues() Return End Sub 'Main ' Iterates through message queues and examines the ' path for each queue. Also displays the number of ' public queues on the network. Public Sub ListPublicQueues() ' Holds the count of private queues. Dim numberQueues As Int32 = 0 ' Get a cursor into the queues on the network. Dim myQueueEnumerator As MessageQueueEnumerator = _ MessageQueue.GetMessageQueueEnumerator() ' Move to the next queue and read its path. While myQueueEnumerator.MoveNext() ' Increase the count if the priority is Lowest. Console.WriteLine(myQueueEnumerator.Current.Path) numberQueues += 1 End While ' Display final count. Console.WriteLine(("Number of public queues: " + _ numberQueues.ToString())) Return End Sub 'ListPublicQueues End Class 'MyNewQueue
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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