ICLRPolicyManager::SetTimeout Method

Sets a timeout value for the specified operation.


HRESULT SetTimeout (  
    [in] EClrOperation operation,  
    [in] DWORD dsMilliseconds  


[in] One of the EClrOperation values, indicating the common language runtime (CLR) operation for which to set a timeout. The following values are supported:

  • OPR_AppDomainUnload

  • OPR_ProcessExit

  • OPR_ThreadRudeAbortInCriticalRegion

  • OPR_ThreadRudeAbortInNonCriticalRegion

[in] The new timeout value, in milliseconds. A value of INFINITE causes the operation never to time out.

Return Value

HRESULT Description
S_OK SetTimeout returned successfully.
HOST_E_CLRNOTAVAILABLE The CLR has not been loaded into a process, or the CLR is in a state in which it cannot run managed code or process the call successfully.
HOST_E_TIMEOUT The call timed out.
HOST_E_NOT_OWNER The caller does not own the lock.
HOST_E_ABANDONED An event was canceled while a blocked thread or fiber was waiting on it.
E_FAIL An unknown catastrophic failure occurred. After a method returns E_FAIL, the CLR is no longer usable within the process. Subsequent calls to hosting methods return HOST_E_CLRNOTAVAILABLE.
E_INVALIDARG A timeout cannot be set for the specified operation, or an invalid value was supplied for operation.


Platforms: See System Requirements.

Header: MSCorEE.h

Library: Included as a resource in MSCorEE.dll

.NET Framework Versions: Available since 2.0

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