Returns the classId of the instance being serialized. This is used by deserialization to determine what instance type to create and deserialize into.

Namespace: GemStone.GemFire.Cache
Assembly:  GemStone.GemFire.Cache (in GemStone.GemFire.Cache.dll)


byte ClassId{ get;}
Visual Basic (Declaration)
ReadOnly Property ClassId As Byte
Visual C++
property unsigned char ClassId {
	unsigned char get ();

Return Value

the classId


The classId must be unique within an application suite and in the range 0-127 both inclusive. An application can thus define upto 128 custom IGFSerializable classes. Returning a value greater than 127 will result in undefined behaviour.

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