Saml2SecurityTokenHandler.ReadAttribute Method (XmlReader)

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Reads the <saml:Attribute> element.

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

protected virtual Saml2Attribute ReadAttribute(
	XmlReader reader
)

Parameters

reader
Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

An XmlReader positioned at the element to read.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.Saml2Attribute

A Saml2Assertion that represents the Assertion element that is read.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

reader is null.

The default implementation requires that the content of the Attribute element be a simple string. To handle complex content or content of declared simple types other than xs:string, override this method.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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