MemoryCache.PhysicalMemoryLimit Property

.NET Framework (current version)
 

Gets the percentage of physical memory that the cache can use.

Namespace:   System.Runtime.Caching
Assembly:  System.Runtime.Caching (in System.Runtime.Caching.dll)

public long PhysicalMemoryLimit { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

The percentage of physical memory that the cache can use.

The PhysicalMemoryLimit property returns the percentage of total physical computer memory that can be used by a single instance of the MemoryCache class. If the cache instance exceeds the specified limit, cache entries are removed.

The settings for the PhysicalMemoryLimit property can be specified in the application configuration file. Alternatively, they can be passed by a caller when the MemoryCache class is initialized. For more information about how to configure this property, see <namedCaches> Element (Cache Settings). For more information about how to configure the property when the MemoryCache class is being initialized, see the MemoryCache.MemoryCache(String, NameValueCollection) method.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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