Extensions.GetSchemaInfo Method (XAttribute)


Gets the post-schema-validation infoset (PSVI) of a validated attribute.

Namespace:   System.Xml.Schema
Assembly:  System.Xml.Linq (in System.Xml.Linq.dll)

public static IXmlSchemaInfo GetSchemaInfo(
	this XAttribute source


Type: System.Xml.Linq.XAttribute

An XAttribute that has been previously validated.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.Schema.IXmlSchemaInfo

A IXmlSchemaInfo that contains the post-schema-validation infoset for an XAttribute.

You can use the IXmlSchemaInfo returned by this method to determine certain characteristics of a validated attribute. For example, you can determine if the attribute came from a default attribute value in an XSD.

You use the SchemaAttribute property to get a partial validation type (XmlSchemaAttribute). You can use it to revalidate an attribute without validating an entire document.

For an example of this property, see Validate.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Return to top