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CLR via C#, 3rd Edition by Jeffrey Richter

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Chapter 22. CLR Hosting and AppDomains

In this chapter:

CLR Hosting 592

AppDomains 594

AppDomain Unloading 609

AppDomain Monitoring 610

AppDomain First-Chance Exception Notifications 612

How Hosts Use AppDomains 612

Advanced Host Control 615

In this chapter, I'll discuss two main topics that really show off the incredible value provided by the Microsoft .NET Framework: hosting and AppDomains. Hosting allows any application to utilize the features of the common language runtime (CLR). In particular, this allows existing applications to be at least partially written using managed code. Furthermore, hosting allows applications the ability to offer customization and extensibility via programming.

Allowing extensibility means that third-party ...

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