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RuleEngine Class

Used to perform RuleSet evaluation.


Namespace:  System.Workflow.Activities.Rules
Assembly:  System.Workflow.Activities (in System.Workflow.Activities.dll)

public class RuleEngine

The RuleEngine type exposes the following members.

Public methodRuleEngine(RuleSet, Type)Initializes a new instance of the RuleEngine class with a RuleSet to evaluate and a rule type to create a new instance of RuleValidation to use for rule expression validation.
Public methodRuleEngine(RuleSet, RuleValidation)Initializes a new instance of the RuleEngine class with a RuleSet to evaluate using RuleValidation.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodExecute(Object)Executes the current object using RuleExecution.
Public methodExecute(Object, ActivityExecutionContext)Executes the current RuleSet against the object instance (which, in this case, is likely an Activity).
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 a hash function for a particular type. (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.)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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

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