Console.OpenStandardError Method (Int32)


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Acquires the standard error stream, which is set to a specified buffer size.

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

[<HostProtectionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, UI = true)>]
static member OpenStandardError : 
        bufferSize:int -> Stream


Type: System.Int32

The internal stream buffer size.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream

The standard error stream.

Exception Condition

bufferSize is less than or equal to zero.

This method can be used to reacquire the standard error stream after it has been changed by the SetError method.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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