IDatabaseInitializer<TContext> Interface

Defines a method for the database initializer.

Namespace:  System.Data.Entity
Assembly:  EntityFramework (in EntityFramework.dll)

public interface IDatabaseInitializer<in TContext>
where TContext : DbContext

Type Parameters

in TContext

The type of the context.

This type parameter is contravariant. That is, you can use either the type you specified or any type that is less derived. For more information about covariance and contravariance, see

The IDatabaseInitializer<TContext> type exposes the following members.

Public methodInitializeDatabaseExecutes the strategy to initialize the database for the given context.