Represents information on a distribution share. Namespace: Microsoft.ComponentStudio.ComponentPlatformInterface
Assembly: Microsoft.ComponentStudio.ComponentPlatformInterface (in microsoft.componentstudio.componentplatforminterface.dll)

Usage

Visual Basic
Dim distributionShareInfo1 As DistributionShareInfo

Syntax

Visual Basic
NotInheritable Public Class DistributionShareInfo
C#
public static class DistributionShareInfo
C++
public ref class DistributionShareInfo abstract sealed
J#
public final abstract class DistributionShareInfo
JScript
public abstract class DistributionShareInfo

Example

In this example, you check if a specified folder contains a distribution share. If it does, you display its properties.

noteNote:
To run this example, change the path name of the folder myDirectory to the path name of the distribution share folder on your local computer.
// DistributionShareInfo.cs

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Text;
using System.IO;
using Microsoft.ComponentStudio.ComponentPlatformInterface;

namespace DistShareInfo
{
	class MyClass
	{
		static void Main(string[] args)
		{
			// Set the catalog directory:
			string myDirectory = @"C:\DistributionShare";

			// Get all catalogs in the specified directory:
			if (DistributionShareInfo.IsDistributionShare(myDirectory))
			{
				Console.WriteLine("OemFolder: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.OemFolder);
				Console.WriteLine("OemKeyName: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.OemKeyName);
				Console.WriteLine("OutOfBoxDriverExtension: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.OutOfBoxDriverExtension);
				Console.WriteLine("OutOfBoxDriversFolder: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.OutOfBoxDriversFolder);
				Console.WriteLine("PackageCabExtension: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.PackageCabExtension);
				Console.WriteLine("PackageMumExtension: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.PackageMumExtension);
				Console.WriteLine("PackagesFolder: {0}",
					DistributionShareInfo.PackagesFolder);
		}
			Console.WriteLine(
			 "The folder doesn't contain a distribution share");
	}
}
}
/* Output:
OemFolder: $OEM$ Folders
OemKeyName: $oem$
OutOfBoxDriverExtension: .inf
OutOfBoxDriversFolder: Out-of-Box Drivers
PackageCabExtension: .cab
PackageMumExtension: .mum
PackagesFolder: Packages
*/

Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
  Microsoft.ComponentStudio.ComponentPlatformInterface.DistributionShareInfo

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

Development Platforms

Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, and Windows 2000

Target Platforms

See Also

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