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Regex.CompileToAssembly Method (RegexCompilationInfo[], AssemblyName, CustomAttributeBuilder[], String)

Compiles one or more specified Regex objects and a specified resource file to a named assembly with specified attributes.

Namespace: System.Text.RegularExpressions
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

Public Shared Sub CompileToAssembly ( _
	regexinfos As RegexCompilationInfo(), _
	assemblyname As AssemblyName, _
	attributes As CustomAttributeBuilder(), _
	resourceFile As String _
Dim regexinfos As RegexCompilationInfo()
Dim assemblyname As AssemblyName
Dim attributes As CustomAttributeBuilder()
Dim resourceFile As String

Regex.CompileToAssembly(regexinfos, assemblyname, attributes, resourceFile)
public static void CompileToAssembly (
	RegexCompilationInfo[] regexinfos, 
	AssemblyName assemblyname, 
	CustomAttributeBuilder[] attributes, 
	String resourceFile
public static function CompileToAssembly (
	regexinfos : RegexCompilationInfo[], 
	assemblyname : AssemblyName, 
	attributes : CustomAttributeBuilder[], 
	resourceFile : String



An array of RegexCompilationInfo objects describing the regular expressions to compile.


The file name of the assembly.


An array of CustomAttributeBuilder objects describing the attributes of the assembly.


The name of the Win32 resource file to include in the assembly.

Exception typeCondition


assemblyname or regexinfos is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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

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.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0