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HostExecutionContext Class
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HostExecutionContext Class

Encapsulates and propagates the host execution context across threads.


Namespace:  System.Threading
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public class HostExecutionContext : IDisposable

The HostExecutionContext type exposes the following members.

Public methodHostExecutionContext()Initializes a new instance of the HostExecutionContext class.
Public methodHostExecutionContext(Object)Initializes a new instance of the HostExecutionContext class using the specified state.

Protected propertyStateGets or sets the state of the host execution context.

Public methodCreateCopyCreates a copy of the current host execution context.
Public methodDispose()Releases all resources used by the current instance of the HostExecutionContext class.
Public methodDispose(Boolean)When overridden in a derived class, releases the unmanaged resources used by the WaitHandle, and optionally releases the managed resources.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

The HostExecutionContext is part of a larger ExecutionContext. The host context migrates, or flows, with the execution context.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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