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fieldguy
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Do DictionaryEntry and DBDictionayEntry have the same structure?

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08-02-2012 08:48 AM

Are these types identical?

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Re : Do DictionaryEntry and DBDictionayEntry have the same structure?

08-02-2012 10:19 AM in reply to: fieldguy

Nope.

 

They are two different Structures from two different namespaces (System.Collection and Autodesk.AutoCAD.DatabaseServices).

DictionaryEntry keys and values are both object type, a DBDictionaryEntry key have to be a string and its value an ObjectId.

 

But there're explicit cast operators in the DBDictionaryEntry struct definition:

        public static explicit operator DictionaryEntry(DBDictionaryEntry entry);
        public static explicit operator DBDictionaryEntry(DictionaryEntry entry);
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