EnvironmentPermission.SetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess, String) EnvironmentPermission.SetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess, String) EnvironmentPermission.SetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess, String) EnvironmentPermission.SetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess, String) Method

Definition

Sets the specified access to the specified environment variables to the existing state of the permission.

public:
 void SetPathList(System::Security::Permissions::EnvironmentPermissionAccess flag, System::String ^ pathList);
public void SetPathList (System.Security.Permissions.EnvironmentPermissionAccess flag, string pathList);
member this.SetPathList : System.Security.Permissions.EnvironmentPermissionAccess * string -> unit
Public Sub SetPathList (flag As EnvironmentPermissionAccess, pathList As String)

Parameters

pathList
String String String String

A list of environment variables (semicolon-separated).

Exceptions

Examples

The following code example shows the use of the SetPathList method. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the EnvironmentPermission class.

private bool SetGetPathListDemo()
{
    try
    {
        Console.WriteLine("********************************************************\n");
        Console.WriteLine("Creating an EnvironmentPermission with AllAccess rights for 'TMP'");
        EnvironmentPermission envPerm1 = new EnvironmentPermission(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.AllAccess, "TMP");
        Console.WriteLine("Adding 'TEMP' to the write access list, and 'windir' to the read access list.");
        envPerm1.AddPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Write, "TEMP");
        envPerm1.AddPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read, "windir");
        Console.WriteLine("Read access list before SetPathList = "
            + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read));
        Console.WriteLine("Setting read access to 'TMP'");
        envPerm1.SetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read, "TMP");
        Console.WriteLine("Read access list after SetPathList = "
            + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read));
        Console.WriteLine("Write access list = " + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Write));
        Console.WriteLine("Write access environment variables = "
            + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.AllAccess));
    }
    catch (ArgumentException e)
    {
        // EnvironmentPermissionAccess.AllAccess cannot be used as a parameter for GetPathList.
        Console.WriteLine("An ArgumentException occurred as a result of using AllAccess. "
            + " This property cannot be used as a parameter in GetPathList, because it represents "
            + "more than one type of environment variable : \n" + e);
    }

    return true;
}
Private Function SetGetPathListDemo() As Boolean 
    Try
        Console.WriteLine("********************************************************" + vbLf)
        Console.WriteLine("Creating an EnvironmentPermission with AllAccess rights for 'TMP'")
        Dim envPerm1 As New EnvironmentPermission(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.AllAccess, "TMP")
        Console.WriteLine("Adding 'TEMP' to the write access list, and 'windir' to the read access list.")
        envPerm1.AddPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Write, "TEMP")
        envPerm1.AddPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read, "windir")
        Console.WriteLine("Read access list before SetPathList = " + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read))
        Console.WriteLine("Setting read access to 'TMP'")
        envPerm1.SetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read, "TMP")
        Console.WriteLine("Read access list after SetPathList = " + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Read))
        Console.WriteLine("Write access list = " + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.Write))
        Console.WriteLine("Write access environment variables = " + envPerm1.GetPathList(EnvironmentPermissionAccess.AllAccess))
    Catch e As ArgumentException
        ' EnvironmentPermissionAccess.AllAccess cannot be used as a parameter for GetPathList.
        Console.WriteLine("An ArgumentException occurred as a result of using AllAccess. " + _
        " This property cannot be used as a parameter in GetPathList, because it represents " + _
        "more than one type of environment variable : " + vbLf + e.Message)
    End Try
    
    Return True

End Function 'SetGetPathListDemo

Remarks

The previous state of the current permission is overwritten.

Applies to