ObjectCache.Set Method (CacheItem, CacheItemPolicy)

.NET Framework (current version)

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When overridden in a derived class, inserts the cache entry into the cache as a CacheItem instance, specifying information about how the entry will be evicted.

Namespace:   System.Runtime.Caching
Assembly:  System.Runtime.Caching (in System.Runtime.Caching.dll)

public abstract void Set(
	CacheItem item,
	CacheItemPolicy policy


Type: System.Runtime.Caching.CacheItem

The cache item to add.

Type: System.Runtime.Caching.CacheItemPolicy

An object that contains eviction details for the cache entry. This object provides more options for eviction than a simple absolute expiration.

If the key for item does not exist, item is inserted as a new cache entry. If an item with a key that matches item exists, the value from item is used to update or overwrite the value of the existing cache entry.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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