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5. Memory Partitioning

Konrad Kokosa1 
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Warsaw, Poland
 

We have already learned some basic memory-related facts about .NET internals in the previous chapter. We’ve looked inside process memory running managed code. As we have seen, there are many various memory segments inside it. Some of them are used internally by the .NET framework itself. Some of them are part of operating system cooperation. But there are also more important heaps for us denoted as the Managed Heap.

As it was explained in Chapter 4, some of them contain various data required for the Execution Engine, like types description. Those are Domain heaps, Low Frequency heaps, and ...

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