Observable.Buffer(TSource, TBufferClosing) Method (IObservable(TSource), Func(IObservable(TBufferClosing)))

Indicates each element of an observable sequence into consecutive non-overlapping buffers.

Namespace:  System.Reactive.Linq
Assembly:  System.Reactive (in System.Reactive.dll)

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Type Parameters


The type of source.


The type of observable sequence whose elements denote the closing of each produced buffer.


Type: System.IObservable(TSource)
The source sequence to produce buffers over.
Type: System.Func(IObservable(TBufferClosing))
A function invoked to define the boundaries of the produced buffers. A new buffer is started when the previous one is closed.

Return Value

Type: System.IObservable(IList(TSource))
The observable sequence of buffers.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type IObservable(TSource). When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb384936(v=vs.103).aspx or https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb383977(v=vs.103).aspx.