PipelineBuffer.GetByte Method

Gets the byte value stored in the PipelineBuffer column.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Pipeline
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost (in Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost.dll)


Public Function GetByte ( _
    columnIndex As Integer _
) As Byte
Dim instance As PipelineBuffer
Dim columnIndex As Integer
Dim returnValue As Byte

returnValue = instance.GetByte(columnIndex)
public byte GetByte(
    int columnIndex
unsigned char GetByte(
    int columnIndex
member GetByte : 
        columnIndex:int -> byte 
public function GetByte(
    columnIndex : int
) : byte


Return Value

Type: System.Byte
The byte value stored in the PipelineBuffer column.


This method works with the DT_UI1 data type in Integration Services.

If the value of the column is null, the PipelineBuffer produces a ColumnIsNullException. You can check for null by calling the IsNull method.

For a complete list of Integration Services data types and the corresponding Get and Set methods of the PipelineBuffer class to use with each type, see Working with Data Types in the Data Flow.