WSTrustRequestSerializer.ReadXml Method

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

When overridden in a derived class, deserializes the RST from an XmlReader object to a RequestSecurityToken object.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim instance As WSTrustRequestSerializer
Dim reader As XmlReader
Dim context As WSTrustSerializationContext
Dim returnValue As RequestSecurityToken

returnValue = instance.ReadXml(reader, context)


Public MustOverride Function ReadXml ( _
    reader As XmlReader, _
    context As WSTrustSerializationContext _
) As RequestSecurityToken
public abstract RequestSecurityToken ReadXml (
    XmlReader reader,
    WSTrustSerializationContext context
virtual RequestSecurityToken^ ReadXml (
    XmlReader^ reader, 
    WSTrustSerializationContext^ context
) abstract
public abstract RequestSecurityToken ReadXml (
    XmlReader reader, 
    WSTrustSerializationContext context
public abstract function ReadXml (
    reader : XmlReader, 
    context : WSTrustSerializationContext
) : RequestSecurityToken


  • reader
    The XML reader over the RST.

Return Value

A RequestSecurityToken object if the deserialization was successful.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


WSTrustRequestSerializer Class
WSTrustRequestSerializer Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust Namespace

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