SecurityTokenSerializer.CanReadTokenCore Method (XmlReader)


Determines whether this serializer can read the security token pointed at by the specified XML reader. Called by the base class.

Namespace:   System.IdentityModel.Selectors
Assembly:  System.IdentityModel (in System.IdentityModel.dll)

protected abstract bool CanReadTokenCore(
	XmlReader reader


Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

An XmlReader to read the security token.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true when the security token can be read; otherwise, false.

Exception Condition

reader is null.

Classes that derive from the SecurityTokenSerializer class must override the CanReadTokenCore(XmlReader) method. The CanReadToken(XmlReader) method calls the CanReadTokenCore method.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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