LobSystem.ReadXml Method

Reads the external system definition from the specified metadata XML for the specified Metadata Store.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.BusinessData.Administration.Client
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint.BusinessData.Administration.Client (in Microsoft.SharePoint.BusinessData.Administration.Client.dll)


Public Shared Function ReadXml ( _
    xml As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef errors As String(), _
    packageContents As PackageContents, _
    metadataCatalog As AdministrationMetadataCatalog _
) As LobSystem
Dim xml As String
Dim errors As String()
Dim packageContents As PackageContents
Dim metadataCatalog As AdministrationMetadataCatalog
Dim returnValue As LobSystem

returnValue = LobSystem.ReadXml(xml, errors, _
    packageContents, metadataCatalog)
public static LobSystem ReadXml(
    string xml,
    out string[] errors,
    PackageContents packageContents,
    AdministrationMetadataCatalog metadataCatalog


  • errors
    Type: []

    A list of noncritical errors that occurred when reading the XML.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.BusinessData.Administration.Client.LobSystem
The external system.


Exception Condition

The xml parameter or the metadataCatalog parameter is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


The packageContents parameter does not have the PackageContents.Model value set.

See Also


LobSystem Class

LobSystem Members

Microsoft.SharePoint.BusinessData.Administration.Client Namespace