CanRead Method

Rss20FeedFormatter.CanRead Method (XmlReader)

 

Verifies whether the specified XmlReader contains a valid RSS 2.0 syndication feed.

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

public override bool CanRead(
	XmlReader reader
)

Parameters

reader
Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

The XmlReader to read from.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

A value that specifies whether the XmlReader contains a valid RSS 2.0 syndication feed.

The following code shows how to use the CanRead(XmlReader) method.

Rss20FeedFormatter feedFormatter = new Rss20FeedFormatter();
XmlReader rssReader = XmlReader.Create("http://Contoso/Feeds/MyFeed");
if (feedFormatter.CanRead(rssReader))
{
    feedFormatter.ReadFrom(rssReader);
    rssReader.Close();
}

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
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