[Mono-list] Are constants accessible via reflection?

Paolo Molaro lupus@ximian.com
Wed, 7 Aug 2002 18:19:33 +0200

On 08/06/02 Holger Arnold wrote:
> > The constant table can hold only simple types, while you can set an
> > arbitrary blob of data in the FieldRVA table.
> Ok, I see. But why don't they store simple types directly in the Value column
> of the constant table, instead of an index into the Blob heap? Does this 

The Value column is fixed size, but the constants can range from 1 byte
to the length of a string...


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