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Ternary operator returning true/false prevents redundant assembly code generation. So adding ? true: false might lead to more keystrokes, longer code, but will have a better assembly code.
Reducing memory consumption and time taken by 80%.
I’ve been digging into .NET Internals for a while now, but never really looked closely at how the ‘Just-in-Time’ (JIT) compiler works. In my mind, the interaction between the .NET Runtime and the JIT has always looked like this.
How often have you gone to a GitHub repo and found that the sample code is not up to date with the latest SDK, or doesn't even build?
About two years ago I blogged about an upcoming experimental IO API in the .NET world - at the time provisionally called "Channels"; at the end of May 2018, this finally shipped - under the name System.IO.Pipelines. I am hugely interested in the API, and over the last few weeks I'm been consumed with converting StackExchange.Redis to use "pipelines", as part of our 2.0 library update.