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by Dennis C. Dietrich
Clarifying how the .NET GC identifies objects to collect once and for all... hopefully...
by BenHall_io
An under-utilised setting that can offer substantial performance gains
by Vassili Kravtchenko-Berejnoi
Use of System.WeakReference for self-cleanable registration of (short-life) objects
by matt warren
There is an update to this post, based on feedback I received.In my last post I talked about the techniques that the Roslyn team used to minimise the effect of the Garbage Collector (GC). Firstly I guess its worth discussing what the actual issue is.GC Pauses and LatencyIn early versions of

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This article is super-simplified, look at .NET garbage collection, with loads of intentional technical omissions. It aims to provide a baseline level of understanding that a typical C# developer realistically needs for their day-to-day work.

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9 Aug 2013
Dennis C. Dietrich
Clarifying how the .NET GC identifies objects to collect once and for all... hopefully...
11 Jul 2017
Doug Duerner, Yeon-Chang Wang
In this article we explored a theory; would it be better to not utilize a heap construct when dealing with very large objects in .NET, in order to avoid Large Object Heap (LOH) fragmentation?
19 Aug 2018
BenHall_io
This article is super-simplified, look at .NET garbage collection, with loads of intentional technical omissions. It aims to provide a baseline level of understanding that a typical C# developer realistically needs for their day-to-day work.