Assembly.Load Method (Byte[], Byte[], SecurityContextSource)

.NET Framework (current version)
 

Loads the assembly with a common object file format (COFF)-based image containing an emitted assembly, optionally including symbols and specifying the source for the security context. The assembly is loaded into the application domain of the caller.

Namespace:   System.Reflection
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static Assembly Load(
	byte[] rawAssembly,
	byte[] rawSymbolStore,
	SecurityContextSource securityContextSource
)

Parameters

rawAssembly
Type: System.Byte[]

A byte array that is a COFF-based image containing an emitted assembly.

rawSymbolStore
Type: System.Byte[]

A byte array that contains the raw bytes representing the symbols for the assembly.

securityContextSource
Type: System.Security.SecurityContextSource

The source of the security context.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Assembly

The loaded assembly.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

rawAssembly is null.

BadImageFormatException

rawAssembly is not a valid assembly.

-or-

rawAssembly was compiled with a later version of the common language runtime than the version that is currently loaded.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The value of securityContextSource is not one of the enumeration values.

The assembly is loaded into the application domain of the caller using the specified source for the security context. If rawSymbolStore was specified, the raw bytes that represent the symbols for the assembly are also loaded.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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