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DbProviderServices.DbDeleteDatabase Method

Deletes all store objects specified in the store item collection from the database and the database itself.

Namespace:  System.Data.Common
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

protected virtual void DbDeleteDatabase(
	DbConnection connection,
	Nullable<int> commandTimeout,
	StoreItemCollection storeItemCollection
)

Parameters

connection
Type: System.Data.Common.DbConnection
Connection to an existing database that needs to be deleted.
commandTimeout
Type: System.Nullable<Int32>
Execution timeout for any commands needed to delete the database.
storeItemCollection
Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.StoreItemCollection
The structure of the database to be deleted.

Provider writers will override this protected virtual method with an implementation for your target database. A custom provider could delete just the tables defined in storeItemCollection.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

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.
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