Google.Protobuf.IMessage

Interface for a Protocol Buffers message, supporting basic operations required for serialization.

Summary

Inheritance

Direct Known Subclasses:Google.Protobuf.ICustomDiagnosticMessage, Google.Protobuf.IMessage< T >

Properties

Descriptor
Descriptor for this message.

Public functions

CalculateSize()
int
Calculates the size of this message in Protocol Buffer wire format, in bytes.
MergeFrom(CodedInputStream input)
void
Merges the data from the specified coded input stream with the current message.
WriteTo(CodedOutputStream output)
void
Writes the data to the given coded output stream.

Properties

Descriptor

MessageDescriptor Descriptor

Descriptor for this message.

All instances are expected to return the same descriptor, and for generated types this will be an explicitly-implemented member, returning the same value as the static property declared on the type.

Public functions

CalculateSize

int CalculateSize()

Calculates the size of this message in Protocol Buffer wire format, in bytes.

Details
Returns
The number of bytes required to write this message to a coded output stream.

MergeFrom

void MergeFrom(
  CodedInputStream input
)

Merges the data from the specified coded input stream with the current message.

See the user guide for precise merge semantics.

Details
Parameters
input

WriteTo

void WriteTo(
  CodedOutputStream output
)

Writes the data to the given coded output stream.

Details
Parameters
output
Coded output stream to write the data to. Must not be null.