Joel and I had a great time on this show… a few highlights to get you to listen to the whole thing ;-)  Lots more jewel’s in the show…


            A lot of talk about GC, only for you “Core Geeks…”

            History around the dispose pattern (on  

                        BHarry’s post on deterministic finalization

One cool think that came out:

My very first design meeting on the CLR refcounting vs GC, the 2nd one was on edit and continue which didn’t ship until 2.0 ;-)

            Some good info on NGen

            Lutz’s Reflector

            Always fun to laugh about screw-ups we made (and fixed) during the design of CLR 2.0… 


Have a listen and let me hear your feedback!