ActionDescriptor Class

Visual Studio 2010

Provides information about an action method, such as its name, controller, parameters, attributes, and filters.

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

public abstract class ActionDescriptor : ICustomAttributeProvider

The ActionDescriptor type exposes the following members.

Protected methodActionDescriptorInitializes a new instance of the ActionDescriptor class.

Public propertyActionNameGets the name of the action method.
Public propertyControllerDescriptorGets the controller descriptor.

Public methodEqualsDetermines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodExecuteExecutes the action method by using the specified parameters and controller context.
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 methodGetCustomAttributes(Boolean)Returns an array of custom attributes that are defined for this member, excluding named attributes.
Public methodGetCustomAttributes(Type, Boolean)Returns an array of custom attributes that are defined for this member, identified by type.
Public methodGetFiltersReturns the filters that are associated with this action method.
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetParametersReturns the parameters of the action method.
Public methodGetSelectorsReturns the action-method selectors.
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodIsDefinedDetermines whether one or more instances of the specified attribute type are defined for this member.
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.