MappingSource Class

Represents a source for mapping information.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
  System.Data.Linq.Mapping.MappingSource
    System.Data.Linq.Mapping.AttributeMappingSource
    System.Data.Linq.Mapping.XmlMappingSource

Namespace:  System.Data.Linq.Mapping
Assembly:  System.Data.Linq (in System.Data.Linq.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public MustInherit Class MappingSource
public abstract class MappingSource

The MappingSource type exposes the following members.

Constructors

  Name Description
Protected methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone MappingSource Initializes a new instance of the MappingSource class.

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Methods

  Name Description
Protected methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone CreateModel Creates a new mapping model.
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone GetModel Returns the mapping model.
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows Phone ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

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Remarks

The MappingSource class is used to map CLR objects to entities in the underlying data source.

Version Information

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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.