Facet Class

 

Provides additional information about members. In the ADO.NET metadata type hierarchy, facets provide additional information about members through the declared type for the member. 

Namespace:   System.Data.Metadata.Edm
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

System.Object
  System.Data.Metadata.Edm.MetadataItem
    System.Data.Metadata.Edm.Facet

[<Sealed>]
type Facet = 
    class
        inherit MetadataItem
    end

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuiltInTypeKind

Gets the built-in type kind for this Facet.(Overrides MetadataItem.BuiltInTypeKind.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDescription

Gets the description of this Facet.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDocumentation

Gets or sets the documentation associated with this type.(Inherited from MetadataItem.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFacetType

Gets the type of this Facet.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsUnbounded

Gets a value indicating whether the value of the facet is unbounded.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMetadataProperties

Gets the list of properties of the current type.(Inherited from MetadataItem.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of this Facet.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyValue

Gets the value of this Facet.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns the name of this Facet.(Overrides Object.ToString().)

For more information about members and facets, see Structural Types.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5

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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