GetToken Method (CardSpacePolicyElement[], SecurityTokenSerializer)

CardSpaceSelector.GetToken Method (CardSpacePolicyElement[], SecurityTokenSerializer)


Generates a security token using the CardSpace system and the specified policy chain and token serializer.

Namespace:   System.IdentityModel.Selectors
Assembly:  System.IdentityModel.Selectors (in System.IdentityModel.Selectors.dll)

public static GenericXmlSecurityToken GetToken(
	CardSpacePolicyElement[] policyChain,
	SecurityTokenSerializer tokenSerializer


Type: System.IdentityModel.Selectors.CardSpacePolicyElement[]

An array of CardSpacePolicyElement that describes the federated security chain that the client requires a final token to unwind.

Type: System.IdentityModel.Selectors.SecurityTokenSerializer

A SecurityTokenSerializer that can read a KeyInfo clause.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.GenericXmlSecurityToken

A GenericXmlSecurityToken that represents the generated security token.

Exception Condition

policyChain is null.


policyChain is zero length.


tokenSerializer is null.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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