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AddComPlusAppRole – Adding a new role to a COM+ application

AddComPlusAppRole – Adding a new role to a COM+ application

' Create a new role to a COM+ application, and return True if the operation is ' successfull' Note: requires a reference to the COM+ Admin Type Library'' Example: AddComPlusAppRole("MyComPlusApp", "MyTestRole", "")Function AddComPlusAppRole(ByVal applicationName As String, _    ByVal roleName As String, ByVal serverName As String) As Boolean    Dim catalog As New COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalog    catalog.Connect(serverName)    ' get the Applications collection    Dim apps As COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogCollection = CType _        (catalog.GetCollection("Applications"), _        COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogCollection)    apps.Populate()    Dim AppObj As COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogObject    For Each AppObj In apps        If applicationName = AppObj.Name.ToString() Then            Dim roles As COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogCollection = CType _                (apps.GetCollection("Roles", AppObj.Key), _                COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogCollection)            roles.Populate()            Dim RoleObj As COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogObject            For Each RoleObj In roles                If roleName = RoleObj.Name.ToString() Then                    Return False                End If            Next RoleObj            If roles.AddEnabled Then                Dim role As COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogObject = CType(roles.Add(), _                    COMAdmin.COMAdminCatalogObject)                role.Value("Name") = CType(roleName, Object)                roles.SaveChanges()                Return True            End If        End If    Next AppObj    Return FalseEnd Function

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