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Put a DPAD on that GC!

Say what? Yes, there's a new feature called DPAD for regions - regions is what we are currently working on in .NET 6 to convert segments to. In this blog post I will first give some introduction to regions then talk about the DPAD feature. Note that it's unlikely we will officially support regions by the end of 6.0 as there's...

2x-3x Performance Improvements for Debug Builds

We have made substantial runtime performance improvements in the x86/x64 C++ compiler for Visual Studio's default debug configuration. For Visual Studio 2019 version 16.10 Preview 2, we measure 2x - 3x speedup for programs compiled in debug mode. These improvements come from reducing the overhead introduced by runtime checks (/...