NotOutputBufferException Class

The exception that is thrown when a method that is restricted to Output objects is called on an InputPipelineBuffer.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Pipeline
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost (in Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost.dll)

public class NotOutputBufferException : ApplicationException

The following methods are restricted to PipelineBuffer objects in Output mode:

The following code example generates a NotOutputBufferException.

using System;
using Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Pipeline;
using Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Pipeline.Design;

namespace DtsDocumentation
[DtsPipelineComponent(DisplayName = "MyComponent")]
public class Class1 : PipelineComponent
public override void ProcessInput(int inputID, PipelineBuffer buffer)
//Causes an NotOutputBufferException


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

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