PrimitiveType Class

 

Describes the .NET Framework primitive types, conceptual model primitive types, and storage provider-specific primitive types.

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.GlobalItem
      System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EdmType
        System.Data.Metadata.Edm.SimpleType
          System.Data.Metadata.Edm.PrimitiveType

[<Sealed>]
type PrimitiveType = 
    class
        inherit SimpleType
    end

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyAbstract

Gets a value indicating whether this type is abstract or not. (Inherited from EdmType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyBaseType

Gets the base type of this type.(Inherited from EdmType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuiltInTypeKind

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

System_CAPS_pubpropertyClrEquivalentType

Returns an equivalent common language runtime (CLR) type of this PrimitiveType. Note that the ClrEquivalentType property always returns a non-nullable type value.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDocumentation

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

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFacetDescriptions

Gets the list of facet descriptions for this PrimitiveType.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFullName

Gets the full name of this type.(Inherited from EdmType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMetadataProperties

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

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of this type.(Inherited from EdmType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyNamespaceName

Gets the namespace of this type.(Inherited from EdmType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPrimitiveTypeKind

Gets a PrimitiveTypeKind enumeration value that indicates a primitive type of this PrimitiveType.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

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

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCollectionType()

Returns an instance of the CollectionType whose element type is this type. (Inherited from EdmType.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetEdmPrimitiveType()

Returns the equivalent EdmType of this PrimitiveType.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticGetEdmPrimitiveType(PrimitiveTypeKind)

Returns the equivalent EdmType of a PrimitiveType.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticGetEdmPrimitiveTypes()

Returns the list of primitive types.

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 full name of this type.(Inherited from EdmType.)

For more information, see Simple 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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