Memory Leak Patterns in Android

What is a memory leak?

Marking live objects from GC roots [2]
Memory leak [2]

Why is memory leak bad?

Android drawing window [3]
Losing Frame due to frequent GC [3]
Android Not Responding (ANR) [1]

How to identify a leak?

Screenshot for Leak Canary

What are the common leak patterns?

What is the impact of a particular leak?

How to fix/avoid it?



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