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OracleClientFactory Class

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Represents a set of methods for creating instances of the Oracle provider's implementation of the data source classes.


Namespace:  System.Data.OracleClient
Assembly:  System.Data.OracleClient (in System.Data.OracleClient.dll)

[<ObsoleteAttribute("OracleClientFactory has been deprecated.", 
type OracleClientFactory =  
        inherit DbProviderFactory

The OracleClientFactory type exposes the following members.

Public propertyCanCreateDataSourceEnumeratorSpecifies whether the specific DbProviderFactory supports the DbDataSourceEnumerator class. (Inherited from DbProviderFactory.)

Public methodCreateCommandReturns a strongly typed DbCommand instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreateCommand().)
Public methodCreateCommandBuilderReturns a strongly typed DbCommandBuilder instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreateCommandBuilder().)
Public methodCreateConnectionReturns a strongly typed DbConnection instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreateConnection().)
Public methodCreateConnectionStringBuilderReturns a strongly typed DbConnectionStringBuilder instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreateConnectionStringBuilder().)
Public methodCreateDataAdapterReturns a strongly typed DbDataAdapter instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreateDataAdapter().)
Public methodCreateDataSourceEnumeratorReturns a new instance of the provider's class that implements the DbDataSourceEnumerator class. (Inherited from DbProviderFactory.)
Public methodCreateParameterReturns a strongly typed DbParameter instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreateParameter().)
Public methodCreatePermissionReturns a strongly typed CodeAccessPermission instance. (Overrides DbProviderFactory.CreatePermission(PermissionState).)
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Public fieldStatic memberInstanceGets an instance of the OracleClientFactory, which can be used to retrieve strongly typed data objects.

This type is deprecated and will be removed in a future version of the .NET Framework. For more information, see Oracle and ADO.NET.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.