Archives by Tag 'C# Generic'

Separator Delimited ToString for Array, List, Dictionary, Generic IEnumerable

By admin - Last updated: Sunday, September 21, 2008

Often programmers want to convert an array into one string with for example comma delimited. Traditionally, in C#, it can be achieved by int[] array = {1,2,3}; string delimited = string.Join(”,”, array); Console.WriteLine(delimited ) // output: "1,2,3"   However, string.Join does not apply to any generic IEnumerable object. It would be so much easier if [...]

C# Extension method, GetValueOrNull for value type object

By admin - Last updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Return null if the value type object has default value. public static T? GetValueOrNull<t>( this T value ) where T : struct {    if( value.Equals( default( T ) ) )       return new Nullable<t>();    else       return value; } // Usage int i = default(int); //0 int? i = [...]