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System.IO.Pipes Namespace

 

The System.IO.Pipes namespace contains types that provide a means for interprocess communication through anonymous and/or named pipes.

ClassDescription
System_CAPS_pubclassAnonymousPipeClientStream

Exposes the client side of an anonymous pipe stream, which supports both synchronous and asynchronous read and write operations.

System_CAPS_pubclassAnonymousPipeServerStream

Exposes a stream around an anonymous pipe, which supports both synchronous and asynchronous read and write operations.

System_CAPS_pubclassNamedPipeClientStream

Exposes a Stream around a named pipe, which supports both synchronous and asynchronous read and write operations.

System_CAPS_pubclassNamedPipeServerStream

Exposes a Stream around a named pipe, supporting both synchronous and asynchronous read and write operations.

System_CAPS_pubclassPipeAccessRule

Represents an abstraction of an access control entry (ACE) that defines an access rule for a pipe.

System_CAPS_pubclassPipeAuditRule

Represents an abstraction of an access control entry (ACE) that defines an audit rule for a pipe.

System_CAPS_pubclassPipeSecurity

Represents the access control and audit security for a pipe.

System_CAPS_pubclassPipeStream

Exposes a Stream object around a pipe, which supports both anonymous and named pipes.

DelegateDescription
System_CAPS_pubdelegatePipeStreamImpersonationWorker

Represents the method to call as the client.

EnumerationDescription
System_CAPS_pubenumPipeAccessRights

Defines the access rights to use when you create access and audit rules.

System_CAPS_pubenumPipeDirection

Specifies the direction of the pipe.

System_CAPS_pubenumPipeOptions

Provides options for creating a PipeStream object. This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

System_CAPS_pubenumPipeTransmissionMode

Specifies the transmission mode of the pipe.

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