MetadataWorkspace.GetEntityContainer Method (String, DataSpace)

Returns an EntityContainer object by using the specified entity container name and the data model.

Namespace:  System.Data.Metadata.Edm
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

public EntityContainer GetEntityContainer(
	string name,
	DataSpace dataSpace
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name of the entity container.

dataSpace
Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.DataSpace

The conceptual model on which the entity container is searched.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EntityContainer
If there is no entity container, this method returns null; otherwise, it returns the first entity container.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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