AppDomain.SetShadowCopyFiles AppDomain.SetShadowCopyFiles AppDomain.SetShadowCopyFiles AppDomain.SetShadowCopyFiles Method

Definition

Warning

This API is now obsolete.

Turns on shadow copying.

public:
 void SetShadowCopyFiles();
[System.Obsolete("Use AppDomainSetup.ShadowCopyFiles")]
[System.Obsolete("AppDomain.SetShadowCopyFiles has been deprecated. Please investigate the use of AppDomainSetup.ShadowCopyFiles instead. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=14202")]
[System.Security.SecurityCritical]
[System.Obsolete("AppDomain.SetShadowCopyFiles has been deprecated. Please investigate the use of AppDomainSetup.ShadowCopyFiles instead. https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=14202")]
public void SetShadowCopyFiles ();
member this.SetShadowCopyFiles : unit -> unit
Public Sub SetShadowCopyFiles ()

Exceptions

Examples

This method is now obsolete, and should not be used for new development.

using namespace System;
using namespace System::Security::Policy;

//for evidence object
int main()
{
   AppDomainSetup^ setup = gcnew AppDomainSetup;
   
   // Shadow copying will not work unless the application has a name.
   setup->ApplicationName = "MyApplication";
   
   //Create evidence for the new application domain from evidence of
   // current application domain.
   Evidence^ adevidence = AppDomain::CurrentDomain->Evidence;
   
   // Create a new application domain.
   AppDomain^ domain = AppDomain::CreateDomain( "MyDomain", adevidence, setup );
   
   // MyAssembly.dll is located in the Assemblies subdirectory.
   domain->AppendPrivatePath( "Assemblies" );
   
   // MyOtherAssembly.dll and MyThirdAssembly.dll are located in the
   // MoreAssemblies subdirectory.
   domain->AppendPrivatePath( "MoreAssemblies" );
   
   // Display the relative search path.
   Console::WriteLine( "RelativeSearchPath: {0}", domain->RelativeSearchPath );
   
   // Because Load returns an Assembly object, the assemblies must be
   // loaded into the current domain as well. This will fail unless the
   // current domain also has these directories in its search path.
   AppDomain::CurrentDomain->AppendPrivatePath( "Assemblies" );
   AppDomain::CurrentDomain->AppendPrivatePath( "MoreAssemblies" );
   
   // Save shadow copies to C:\Cache
   domain->SetCachePath( "C:\\Cache" );
   
   // Shadow copy only the assemblies in the Assemblies directory.
   domain->SetShadowCopyPath( String::Concat( domain->BaseDirectory, "Assemblies" ) );
   
   // Turn shadow copying on.
   domain->SetShadowCopyFiles();
   Console::WriteLine( "ShadowCopyFiles turned on: {0}", domain->ShadowCopyFiles );
   
   // This will be copied.
   // You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here. 
   domain->Load( "Assembly1 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken" );
   
   // This will not be copied.
   // You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here. 
   domain->Load( "Assembly2 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken" );
   
   // When the shadow copy path is cleared, the CLR will make shadow copies
   // of all private assemblies.
   domain->ClearShadowCopyPath();
   
   // MoreAssemblies\MyThirdAssembly.dll should be shadow copied this time.
   // You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here.
   domain->Load( "Assembly3 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken" );
   
   // Unload the domain.
   AppDomain::Unload( domain );
}

using System;
using System.Security.Policy;
namespace AppDomainSnippets
{
	class ADProperties
	{
		static void Main(string[] args)
		{

			AppDomainSetup setup = new AppDomainSetup();
			// Shadow copying will not work unless the application has a name.
			setup.ApplicationName = "MyApplication";

			//Create evidence for the new application domain from evidence of
			// current application domain.
			Evidence adevidence = AppDomain.CurrentDomain.Evidence;
			
			// Create a new application domain.
			AppDomain domain = AppDomain.CreateDomain("MyDomain", adevidence, setup);
			
			// MyAssembly.dll is located in the Assemblies subdirectory.
			domain.AppendPrivatePath("Assemblies");
			// MyOtherAssembly.dll and MyThirdAssembly.dll are located in the
			// MoreAssemblies subdirectory.
			domain.AppendPrivatePath("MoreAssemblies");
			// Display the relative search path.
			Console.WriteLine("RelativeSearchPath: " + domain.RelativeSearchPath);
			// Because Load returns an Assembly object, the assemblies must be
			// loaded into the current domain as well. This will fail unless the
			// current domain also has these directories in its search path.
			AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AppendPrivatePath("Assemblies");
			AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AppendPrivatePath("MoreAssemblies");
			
			// Save shadow copies to C:\Cache
			domain.SetCachePath("C:\\Cache");
			// Shadow copy only the assemblies in the Assemblies directory.
			domain.SetShadowCopyPath(domain.BaseDirectory + "Assemblies");
			// Turn shadow copying on.
			domain.SetShadowCopyFiles();
			Console.WriteLine("ShadowCopyFiles turned on: " + domain.ShadowCopyFiles);

			// This will be copied.
			// You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here. 
			domain.Load("Assembly1 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken");
			// This will not be copied.
			// You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here. 
			domain.Load("Assembly2 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken");
			
			// When the shadow copy path is cleared, the CLR will make shadow copies
			// of all private assemblies.
			domain.ClearShadowCopyPath();
			// MoreAssemblies\MyThirdAssembly.dll should be shadow copied this time.
			// You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here.
			domain.Load("Assembly3 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken");
			
			// Unload the domain.
			AppDomain.Unload(domain);
		}
	}
}
Imports System
Imports System.Security.Policy
 'for evidence object

Class ADProperties
    
    Shared Sub Main(args() As String)
        
        Dim setup As New AppDomainSetup()
        ' Shadow copying will not work unless the application has a name.
        setup.ApplicationName = "MyApplication"
        
        'Create evidence for the new application domain from evidence of
        ' current application domain.
        Dim adevidence As Evidence = AppDomain.CurrentDomain.Evidence
        
        ' Create a new application domain.
        Dim domain As AppDomain = AppDomain.CreateDomain("MyDomain", adevidence, setup)
        
        ' MyAssembly.dll is located in the Assemblies subdirectory.
        domain.AppendPrivatePath("Assemblies")
        ' MyOtherAssembly.dll and MyThirdAssembly.dll are located in the
        ' MoreAssemblies subdirectory.
        domain.AppendPrivatePath("MoreAssemblies")
        ' Display the relative search path.
        Console.WriteLine("RelativeSearchPath: " & domain.RelativeSearchPath)
        ' Because Load returns an Assembly object, the assemblies must be
        ' loaded into the current domain as well. This will fail unless the
        ' current domain also has these directories in its search path.
        AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AppendPrivatePath("Assemblies")
        AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AppendPrivatePath("MoreAssemblies")
        
        ' Save shadow copies to C:\Cache
        domain.SetCachePath("C:\Cache")
        ' Shadow copy only the assemblies in the Assemblies directory.
        domain.SetShadowCopyPath(domain.BaseDirectory + "Assemblies")
        ' Turn shadow copying on.
        domain.SetShadowCopyFiles()
        Console.WriteLine("ShadowCopyFiles turned on: " & domain.ShadowCopyFiles)
        
        ' This will be copied.
        ' You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here. 
        domain.Load("Assembly1 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken")
        ' This will not be copied.
        ' You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here. 
        domain.Load("Assembly2 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken")
        
        ' When the shadow copy path is cleared, the CLR will make shadow copies
        ' of all private assemblies.
        domain.ClearShadowCopyPath()
        ' MoreAssemblies\MyThirdAssembly.dll should be shadow copied this time.
        ' You must supply a valid fully qualified assembly name here.
        domain.Load("Assembly3 text name, Version, Culture, PublicKeyToken")
        
        ' Unload the domain.
        AppDomain.Unload(domain)
    End Sub 'Main
End Class 'ADProperties

Remarks

For more information on shadow copying, see Shadow Copying Assemblies.

Security

SecurityCriticalAttribute
requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.

Applies to

See also