ReliableSession Class
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ReliableSession Class


Provides convenient access to the properties of a reliable session binding element that are available when using one of the system-provided bindings.

Namespace:   System.ServiceModel
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)


public class ReliableSession


Initializes a new instance of the ReliableSession class.


Initializes a new instance of the ReliableSession class from a reliable session binding element.


Gets or sets an interval of time that a service can remain inactive before closing.


Gets or sets a value that indicates whether message delivery must preserve the order in which messages are sent.


Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)


Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)


Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)


Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)


Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)


Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

The properties contained in the ReliableSession class are the subset of those contained in the ReliableSessionBindingElement that are accessible from a predefined binding. This subset consists of the InactivityTimeout and Ordered properties. The ReliableSession class references the same objects as does the ReliableSessionBindingElement, so changing the value of one changes the value of the other too. This class gathers these two properties of reliable session binding element together for better discoverability.

The following example shows how to create a new reliable session, and access and change the property values of that session. The ReliableSession class allows you to write:

// Create a new reliable session object
ReliableSessionBindingElement bindingElement = new ReliableSessionBindingElement();
ReliableSession reliableSession = new ReliableSession(bindingElement);

// Now you can access property values
Console.WriteLine("Ordered: {0}", reliableSession.Ordered);
Console.WriteLine("InactivityTimeout: {0}", reliableSession.InactivityTimeout);
// </Snippit2>
reliableSession.Ordered = false;
Console.WriteLine("The new value for the Ordered property is: {0}", reliableSession.Ordered);

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0

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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