Class Namespace::Namespace

A namespace, for example

namespace System.IO {
  ...
}

Direct supertypes

Indirect supertypes

Known direct subtypes

Predicates

fromLibrary

Holds if this element is from an assembly.

fromSource

Holds if this element is from source code.

getAChildNamespace

Gets a child namespace, if any. For example System.IO is a child in the namespace System.

getAClass

Gets a class directly declared in this namespace, if any. For example, the class File in

getADeclaration

Gets a declaration of this namespace, if any.

getADelegate

Gets a delegate directly declared in this namespace, if any. For example, the delegate AsyncCallback in

getALocation

Gets a location of this element, including sources and assemblies.

getAStruct

Gets a struct directly declared in this namespace, if any. For example, the struct Timespan in

getATypeDeclaration

Gets a type directly declared in this namespace, if any. For example, the class File in

getAnEnum

Gets an enum directly declared in this namespace, if any. For example, the enum DayOfWeek in

getAnInterface

Gets an interface directly declared in this namespace, if any. For example, the interface IEnumerable in

getChild

Gets the ith child of this element (zero-based).

getName

Gets the simple name of this namespace, for example IO in System.IO.

getParent

Gets the parent of this element, if any.

getParentNamespace

Gets the parent namespace, if any. For example the parent namespace of System.IO is System. The parent namespace of System is the global namespace.

Inherited predicates

compiledFromSource

Holds if this element was compiled from source code that is also present in the database. That is, this element corresponds to another element from source.

from NamedElement
getAChild

Gets a child of this element, if any.

from Element
getFile

Gets the file containing this element.

from Element
getIndex

Gets the index of this element among its parent’s other children (zero-based).

from Element
getLabel

Gets a unique string label for this element.

from NamedElement
getLanguage

Gets the “language” of this program element, as defined by the extension of the filename. For example, C# has language “cs”, and Visual Basic has language “vb”.

from Element
getLocation

Gets the location of this element, if any. Where an element has multiple locations (for example a source file and an assembly), gets only the source location.

from Element
getNumberOfChildren

Gets the number of children of this element.

from Element
getQualifiedName

Gets the fully qualified name of this element, for example the fully qualified name of M on line 3 is N.C.M in

from NamedElement
hasName

Holds if this element has name ‘name’.

from NamedElement
hasQualifiedName

Holds if this element has qualified name qualifiedName, for example System.Console.WriteLine.

from NamedElement
hasQualifiedName

Holds if this namespace has the qualified name qualifier.name.

from Namespace
isGlobalNamespace

Holds if this is the global namespace.

from Namespace
matchesHandle

Holds if other has the same metadata handle in the same assembly.

from NamedElement
toString

Gets a textual representation of this namespace.

from Namespace
toStringWithTypes

Gets the full textual representation of this element, including type information.

from Element