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HostServices Class

Implementation of a host service that mediates access from the build to the host.


Namespace:  Microsoft.Build.Execution
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build (in Microsoft.Build.dll)

public class HostServices

The HostServices type exposes the following members.

Public methodHostServicesCreates a host service.

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 methodGetHostObjectGets the host service for the given task where the task appears within a target and project with the given names.
Public methodGetNodeAffinityGets the node affinity for the given project file.
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodOnRenameProjectUpdates the host services table when a project is named or renamed.
Public methodRegisterHostObjectRegister a host service for the given task/target pair.
Public methodSetNodeAffinitySets the node affinity for the given project file.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodUnregisterProjectUnregister the project's host objects, if any and remove any node affinities associated with it.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.