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DbException.DbException(String, Exception) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the DbException class with the specified error message and a reference to the inner exception that is the cause of this exception.

Namespace: System.Data.Common
Assembly: System.Data (in

protected DbException (
	string message,
	Exception innerException
protected DbException (
	String message, 
	Exception innerException
protected function DbException (
	message : String, 
	innerException : Exception
Not applicable.



The error message string.


The inner exception reference.

The DbException class is an abstract class used as the base class for provider-specific exception class implementations.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0