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Reflection Issue

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Hi I am stuck with a reflection issue:

Lets say we have

class Car


    public Wheel wheel;


class Wheel


    public string type;


No i create a car with a wheel

Car car = new Car();

Car.wheel = new Wheel();

car.wheel.type = "Michellin";

No i want to access the wheel.type using reflection and all i have is the string "wheel.type"

This does not work:

string wheelType = (string) car.GetType().GetField("wheel.type").GetValue(car);

Granted this code seems cumbersome but its just for demonstration, the question is:

How do i retrieve a FieldInfo viden a field name as a string that includes dot notation?


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