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MethodBuilder.DeclaringType Property

Returns the type that declares this method.

Namespace:  System.Reflection.Emit
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public override Type DeclaringType { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Type
Read-only. The type that declares this method.

Implements

_MemberInfo.DeclaringType

The following code illustrates the use of the Type property.


using System;
using System.Reflection;
using System.Reflection.Emit;

public class MethodBuilderClass
{
   public static void Main()
   {
      try
      {
         // Get the current AppDomain.
         AppDomain myAppDomain = AppDomain.CurrentDomain;
         AssemblyName myAssemblyName = new AssemblyName();
         myAssemblyName.Name = "MyDynamicAssembly";

         // Create the dynamic assembly and set its access mode to 'Save'.
         AssemblyBuilder myAssemblyBuilder = myAppDomain.DefineDynamicAssembly(
                        myAssemblyName, AssemblyBuilderAccess.Save);
         // Create a dynamic module 'myModuleBuilder'.
         ModuleBuilder myModuleBuilder =
              myAssemblyBuilder.DefineDynamicModule("MyDynamicModule", true);
         // Define a public class 'MyDynamicClass'.
         TypeBuilder myTypeBuilder = myModuleBuilder.DefineType("MyDynamicClass",
                                                 TypeAttributes.Public);
         // Define a public string field named 'myField'.
         FieldBuilder myField = myTypeBuilder.DefineField("MyDynamicField",
                        typeof(String), FieldAttributes.Public);

         // Define the dynamic method 'MyDynamicMethod'.
         MethodBuilder myMethodBuilder = myTypeBuilder.DefineMethod("MyDynamicMethod",
                              MethodAttributes.Private, typeof(int), new Type[] {});
         // Generate the IL for 'myMethodBuilder'.
         ILGenerator myMethodIL = myMethodBuilder.GetILGenerator();
         // Emit the necessary opcodes.
         myMethodIL.Emit(OpCodes.Ldarg_0);
         myMethodIL.Emit(OpCodes.Ldfld, myField);
         myMethodIL.Emit(OpCodes.Ret);

         // Create 'myTypeBuilder' class.
         Type myType1 = myTypeBuilder.CreateType();

         // Get the method information of 'myTypeBuilder'.
         MethodInfo[] myInfo = myType1.GetMethods(BindingFlags.NonPublic |
                                                BindingFlags.Instance);
         // Print non-public methods present of 'myType1'.
         Console.WriteLine("\nThe Non-Public methods present in 'myType1' are:\n");
         for(int i = 0; i < myInfo.Length; i++)
         {
            Console.WriteLine(myInfo[i].Name);
         }
         // Print the 'Attribute', 'Signature' of 'myMethodBuilder'.
         Console.WriteLine("\nThe Attribute of 'MyDynamicMethod' is :{0}" ,
                                    myMethodBuilder.Attributes);
         Console.WriteLine("\nThe Signature of 'MyDynamicMethod' is : \n"
                                    + myMethodBuilder.Signature);
      }
      catch(Exception e)
      {
         Console.WriteLine("Exception :{0}", e.Message);
      }
   }
}


.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.
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