ServiceHost.CreateDescription Method (IDictionary<String, ContractDescription>)


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Creates a description of the service hosted.

Namespace:   System.ServiceModel
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

override CreateDescription : 
        implementedContracts:IDictionary<string, ContractDescription> byref -> ServiceDescription


Type: System.Collections.Generic.IDictionary<String, ContractDescription>

The IDictionary<'TKey, 'TValue> with key pairs of type (String, ContractDescription) that contains the keyed-contracts of the hosted service that have been implemented.

Exception Condition

The type of service hosted is null.

This method is used to construct contract descriptions from customized programming models. Override the corresponding base class method, CreateDescription(IDictionary<String, ContractDescription>), to implement the customized model.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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