GetEntityContainer Method (String, DataSpace)
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MetadataWorkspace.GetEntityContainer Method (String, DataSpace)


Returns an EntityContainer object by using the specified entity container name and the data model.

Namespace:   System.Data.Metadata.Edm
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

public EntityContainer GetEntityContainer(
	string name,
	DataSpace dataSpace


Type: System.String

The name of the entity container.

Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.DataSpace

The conceptual model on which the entity container is searched.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EntityContainer

If there is no entity container, this method returns null; otherwise, it returns the first entity container.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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