wineserver request size

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Tue Feb 26 14:48:44 CST 2002

Eric Pouech <eric.pouech at> writes:

> so, what's the preferred way of handling this:
> 1) bump the request_max_size to the needed size (but all
>    requests will be penalized about it)
> 2) remove the request_max_size (therefore aligning the
>    size of the request on the one of the biggest available)
> 3) try to compress the structure fields (most of the data
>    are 32 bits, whereas they would fit in 16 bit fields)
> 4) store the data above the 64 bytes into the variable part
>    of the message (but that would break the current structure
>    scheme)

Do 3) if possible, otherwise 4). The size limit is necessary to ensure
forward compatibility and should not be changed.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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