EdmValidator.Validate Method (IEdmModel, IEnumerable<EdmError>)

WCF Data Services 5.0

Validates the IEdmModel and all of its properties using the current version of the model. If the model has no version, IEdmModel is used.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Data.Edm.Validation
Assembly:  Microsoft.Data.Edm (in Microsoft.Data.Edm.dll)

public static bool Validate(
	this IEdmModel root,
	out IEnumerable<EdmError> errors


Type: Microsoft.Data.Edm.IEdmModel
The root of the model to be validated.
Type: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable<EdmError>
The errors encountered while validating the model.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
True if model is valid, otherwise false.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type IEdmModel. 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.