STMLineFromWKB (geography Data Type)

THIS TOPIC APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server (starting with 2008)yesAzure SQL DatabasenoAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Returns a geographyMultiLineString instance from an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Well-Known Binary (WKB) representation.

|Applies to: SQL Server ( SQL Server 2008 through current version), Azure SQL Database.|


STMLineFromWKB ( 'WKB_multilinestring' , SRID )  


Is the WKB representation of the geographyMultiLineString instance to return. WKB_multilinestring is a varbinary(max) expression.

Is an int expression representing the spatial reference ID (SRID) of the geographyMultiLineString instance you wish to return.

Return Types

SQL Server return type: geography

CLR return type: SqlGeography

OGC type: MultiLineString


This method throws a FormatException if the input is not well-formatted.


The following example uses STMLineFromWKB() to create a geographyinstance.

DECLARE @g geography;  
SET @g = geography::STMLineFromWKB(0x010500000002000000010200000005000000F4FDD478E9965EC0DD24068195D3474083C0CAA145965EC0508D976E12D3474083C0CAA145965EC04E62105839D44740F4FDD478E9965EC04E62105839D44740F4FDD478E9965EC0DD24068195D34740010200000005000000022B8716D9965EC0C1CAA145B6D34740022B8716D9965EC06ABC749318D447407593180456965EC06ABC749318D447407593180456965EC03333333333D34740022B8716D9965EC0C1CAA145B6D34740, 4326);  
SELECT @g.ToString();  

See Also

OGC Static Geography Methods