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GenerateMetadata Class

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Generates common language runtime (CLR) metadata for a COM+ component.

System.Object
  System.EnterpriseServices.Internal.GenerateMetadata

Namespace:  System.EnterpriseServices.Internal
Assembly:  System.EnterpriseServices (in System.EnterpriseServices.dll)

[GuidAttribute("d8013ff1-730b-45e2-ba24-874b7242c425")]
public class GenerateMetadata : IComSoapMetadata

The GenerateMetadata type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodGenerateMetadataInitializes a new instance of the GenerateMetadata class.
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  NameDescription
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGenerateInfrastructure. Generates, or locates, an assembly that contains common language runtime (CLR) metadata for a COM+ component represented by the specified type library.
Public methodGenerateMetaDataInfrastructure. Generates, or locates, an assembly that contains common language runtime (CLR) metadata for a COM+ component represented by the specified type library, signs the assembly with a strong-named key pair, and installs it in the global assembly cache.
Public methodGenerateSignedInfrastructure. Generates, or locates, an assembly that contains common language runtime (CLR) metadata for a COM+ component represented by the specified type library, signs the assembly with a strong-named key pair, and installs it in the global assembly cache.
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberSearchPathInfrastructure. Searches for a specified file in a specified path.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
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If necessary, the GenerateMetadata class generates an assembly that contains CLR metadata for a specified type library.

GenerateMetadata is used internally by the .NET Framework. You do not need to use the class directly in your code.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.

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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