MetadataWorkspace.GetType Method (String, String, DataSpace)


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Returns an EdmType object by using the specified type name, namespace name, and data model.

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

public EdmType GetType(
	string name,
	string namespaceName,
	DataSpace dataSpace


Type: System.String

The name of the type.

Type: System.String

The namespace of the type.

Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.DataSpace

The conceptual model on which the type is searched.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EdmType

An EdmType object that represents the type that matches the given type name and the namespace name in the specified data model. If there is no matched type, this method returns null.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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