System.Runtime Namespace

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The System.Runtime namespace contains advanced types that support diverse namespaces such as the System, Runtime, and the Security namespaces.

The types found in this namespace are intended for use in advanced development.


Class Description
GCSettings Specifies the garbage collection settings for the current process.


Enumeration Description
GCLatencyMode Adjusts the time that the garbage collector intrudes in your application.