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WindowsStreamSecurityBindingElement.BuildChannelListener<TChannel> Method

Creates a channel listener of the specified type.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Channels
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public override IChannelListener<TChannel> BuildChannelListener<TChannel>(
	BindingContext context
where TChannel : class, IChannel

Type Parameters


Type of channel listener.


Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.BindingContext
BindingContext members that describe bindings, behaviors, contracts, and other information required to create the channel listener.

Return Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.IChannelListener<TChannel>
Returns a channel listener of the specified type. This method adds this class instance to the BindingParameters and delegates to the build method BuildInnerChannelListener<TChannel>.


context cannot be null.

This method creates a channel listener, which is used to create a channel that processes incoming messages for this binding.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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