GCCollectionMode GCCollectionMode GCCollectionMode GCCollectionMode Enum

Definition

Specifies the behavior for a forced garbage collection.

public enum class GCCollectionMode
[Serializable]
public enum GCCollectionMode
type GCCollectionMode = 
Public Enum GCCollectionMode
Inheritance
GCCollectionModeGCCollectionModeGCCollectionModeGCCollectionMode
Attributes
SerializableAttribute

Fields

Default Default Default Default 0

The default setting for this enumeration, which is currently Forced.

Forced Forced Forced Forced 1

Forces the garbage collection to occur immediately.

Optimized Optimized Optimized Optimized 2

Allows the garbage collector to determine whether the current time is optimal to reclaim objects.

Examples

The following example forces a garbage collection for generation 2 objects with the Optimized setting.

using System;

class Program
{
    static void Main(string[] args)
    {
        GC.Collect(2, GCCollectionMode.Optimized);
    }
}
Imports System

Class Program

    Public Shared Sub Main()
        GC.Collect(2, GCCollectionMode.Optimized)
    End Sub
End Class

Remarks

Use the GC.Collect method overload to specify the GCCollectionMode value.

Applies to

See Also