Provides methods that allow the common language runtime (CLR) to request fine-grained allocations from the heap through the host.
Requests that the host allocate the requested amount of memory from the heap.
Requests that the host allocate the requested amount of memory from the heap, and additionally track where the memory was allocated.
Frees memory that was allocated by using the Alloc method.
The CLR gets an interface pointer to an IHostMalloc instance by calling the IHostMemoryManager::CreateMalloc method.
Platforms: See .NET Framework System Requirements.
Library: Included as a resource in MSCorEE.dll
.NET Framework Versions: 4, 3.5 SP1, 3.5, 3.0 SP1, 3.0, 2.0 SP1, 2.0