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UriTemplate.IsEquivalentTo Method

Indicates whether a UriTemplate is structurally equivalent to another.

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

public bool IsEquivalentTo(
	UriTemplate other


Type: System.UriTemplate

The UriTemplate to compare.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
A value that indicates whether the URI templates are equivalent.

Two UriTemplate instances are equivalent if their literal strings are identical and the variables appear in the same segments. For example "weather/{state}/{city}" is equivalent to "weather/{country}/{village}".

The following example shows how to call the IsEquivalentTo(UriTemplate).

UriTemplate template = new UriTemplate("weather/{state}/{city}?forecast={day}");
UriTemplate template2 = new UriTemplate("weather/{country}/{village}?forecast={type}");

bool equiv = template.IsEquivalentTo(template2);

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5

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