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Appending strings, built-in types, and lists
A deep dive on StringBuilder - Part 2
In this post I look at how StringBuilder appends strings, ints, and doubles efficiently. We also look at how it adds lists with a separator.…
The overall design and a first look at the internals
A deep dive on StringBuilder - Part 1
In this post I take an initial look at the StringBuilder type, show how it's designed, and dive into the source code to see how it works…
A deep dive on StringBuilder
In this series I look at the source code behind StringBuilder, show how it is used to reduce allocations, and dig into some internal optimisations…
Benchmarking 4 reflection methods for calling a constructor in .NET
In this post I compare several different ways to call a constructor using reflection, and benchmark them to see which is fastest.…