Saml11SecurityTokenHandler.ReadEvidence 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.]

Read the saml:Evidence element.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens.Saml11
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)

Usage

'Usage
Dim reader As XmlReader
Dim returnValue As SamlEvidence

returnValue = Me.ReadEvidence(reader)

Syntax

'Declaration
Protected Overridable Function ReadEvidence ( _
    reader As XmlReader _
) As SamlEvidence
protected virtual SamlEvidence ReadEvidence (
    XmlReader reader
)
protected:
virtual SamlEvidence^ ReadEvidence (
    XmlReader^ reader
)
protected SamlEvidence ReadEvidence (
    XmlReader reader
)
protected function ReadEvidence (
    reader : XmlReader
) : SamlEvidence

Parameters

  • reader
    XmlReader positioned at saml:Evidence element.

Return Value

SamlEvidence

Exceptions

Exception type Condition
ArgumentNullException

The input parameter 'reader' is null.

XmlException

The XmlReader is not positioned at a saml:Evidence element or the element contains unrecognized or invalid child elements.

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.

Platforms

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

Reference

Saml11SecurityTokenHandler Class
Saml11SecurityTokenHandler Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens.Saml11 Namespace

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