System.Data.Objects.SqlClient Namespace

The System.Data.Objects.SqlClient namespace provides the SqlFunctions class, which contains common language runtime (CLR) methods that translate to database functions. Methods in the SqlFunctions class can only be used in LINQ to Entities queries.

Classes

SqlFunctions

Provides common language runtime (CLR) methods that call functions in the database in LINQ to Entities queries.

SqlSpatialFunctions

Represents the SQL spatial functions for the SQL client.