GetBuildEnvironment.CacheMetadata Method

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Creates and validates a description of the activity’s arguments, variables, child activities, and activity delegates.

This member is overloaded. For complete information about this member, including syntax, usage, and examples, click a name in the overload list.

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  Name Description
Protected method CacheMetadata(ActivityMetadata) Not implemented. Use CacheMetadata(CodeActivityMetadata) instead. (Inherited from CodeActivity<BuildEnvironment>.)
Protected method CacheMetadata(CodeActivityMetadata) Creates and validates a description of the activity’s arguments, variables, child activities, and activity delegates. (Inherited from CodeActivity<BuildEnvironment>.)

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Remarks

Custom activity authors can provide validation logic in an activity's CacheMetadata override. Any exceptions that are thrown from CacheMetadata are not treated as validation errors. These exceptions will escape from the call to Validate and must be handled by the caller.

See Also

Reference

GetBuildEnvironment Class

Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Workflow.Activities Namespace

Other Resources

Configuring Activity Validation