MethodBuilder.GetGenericMethodDefinition Method

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Returns this method.

Namespace: System.Reflection.Emit
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public override MethodInfo GetGenericMethodDefinition ()
public MethodInfo GetGenericMethodDefinition ()
public override function GetGenericMethodDefinition () : MethodInfo

Return Value

The current instance of MethodBuilder.

Exception typeCondition

InvalidOperationException

The current method is not generic. That is, the IsGenericMethod property returns false.

A MethodBuilder cannot be used to emit a constructed generic method directly. The emitted method is a generic method definition.

For more information, see MethodInfo.IsGenericMethod and MethodInfo.GetGenericMethodDefinition. For information on generic types, see Type.IsGenericType.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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