TypeBuilder::DefineField Method (String^, Type^, FieldAttributes)

 

Adds a new field to the type, with the given name, attributes, and field type.

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

public:
FieldBuilder^ DefineField(
	String^ fieldName,
	Type^ type,
	FieldAttributes attributes
)

Parameters

fieldName
Type: System::String^

The name of the field. fieldName cannot contain embedded nulls.

type
Type: System::Type^

The type of the field

attributes
Type: System.Reflection::FieldAttributes

The attributes of the field.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Emit::FieldBuilder^

The defined field.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The length of fieldName is zero.

-or-

type is System.Void.

-or-

A total size was specified for the parent class of this field.

ArgumentNullException

fieldName is null.

InvalidOperationException

The type was previously created using CreateType.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
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