Saturday, August 20, 2011

Out of memory exception Why and How ?

We often encounter out of memory exception while working with .net application (or in real life
Asks by wife!). In a 32 bit environment , by default 2 GB virtual memory is available apart from
Physical RAM memory . It should be noted that all 2 GB can not be utilized.

AS  there are free, reserved and committed states in virtual memory and if we run out of virtual address space to further reserve or physical space to commit

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