Formatter.Schedule Method (Object)

 
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Schedules an object for later serialization.

Namespace:   System.Runtime.Serialization
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

protected virtual long Schedule(
	object obj
)

Parameters

obj
Type: System.Object

The object to schedule for serialization.

Return Value

Type: System.Int64

The object ID assigned to the object.

Schedule obtains an ID for the object and puts it on the queue for later serialization if this is a new object ID. The schedule is a work queue of objects to serialize, and is held inside the formatter. If the object is already on the work queue, it will not be added a second time, but an exception will not be thrown either.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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