Reflector
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using System;
using System.Reflection;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
 
namespace Nvigorate.Reflection
{
 
    /// <summary>
    /// The Reflector class provides key functionality by simplifying commonly used
    /// reflection applications. This class is used extensively as it allows for dynamic,
    /// run-time defined manipulation of objects.
    /// This current version is designed to work with the 2.0 version of the .Net
    /// and Mono framework and has full support for generics.
    /// </summary>
    public partial class Reflector
    {
        #region Private Members
        private        static    BindingFlags    privFlag        = BindingFlags.Instance | BindingFlags.Public | BindingFlags.NonPublic;
        private        static    BindingFlags    pubFlag            = BindingFlags.Instance | BindingFlags.Public;
        private     static  BindingFlags    staticFlag      = BindingFlags.Static | BindingFlags.Public | BindingFlags.NonPublic | BindingFlags.FlattenHierarchy;
        private        static    BindingFlags    useFlag            = BindingFlags.Instance | BindingFlags.Public | BindingFlags.NonPublic;
 
        private        static    bool            recursive        = false;
        #endregion
 
        #region Properties
        /// <summary>
        /// Seting this flag to true to indicates that the Reflector will ignore private, 
        /// internal or protected class elements. A value of false indicates the Reflector
        /// will include private, internal class elements.
        /// </summary>
        public        static        bool            PublicOnly
        {
            get { return useFlag==pubFlag; }
            set { useFlag = (value) ? pubFlag : privFlag; }
        }
 
        /// <summary>
        /// Setting this flag true indicates that the Refelctor should include class elements
        /// contained in it's hierarchy (this is done recursively). Setting this flag false
        /// forces the Reflector to look only at class elements defined in the immediate type.
        /// </summary>
        public        static        bool            SearchHierarchy
        {
            get { return recursive; }
            set { recursive = value; }
        }
        #endregion
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