Bug 37161 - [sgen] Sgen cannot free memory on windows
Summary: [sgen] Sgen cannot free memory on windows
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Runtime
Classification: Mono
Component: GC (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Reported: 2015-12-19 18:19 UTC by Rodrigo Kumpera
Modified: 2015-12-19 18:19 UTC (History)
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Description Rodrigo Kumpera 2015-12-19 18:19:03 UTC
Due to how sgen managed memory, it cannot free blocks on windows.

This a significant functionality limitation that we should investigate to see if there are ways around it.

See: https://github.com/mono/mono/pull/2369