Are mailslots implemented?

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Mon Mar 14 11:06:11 CST 2005

On Tue, Mar 15, 2005 at 01:44:19AM +0900, Mike McCormack wrote about 'Re: Are mailslots implemented?':
> Kuba Ober wrote:
> >I'm getting fixme:sync:CreateMailslotW(...): stub messages. Is this a 
> >simple thing to implement, or would it require additions to the server 
> >protocol?

> Yes, it needs to be implemented in the server.  I started writing it 
> some time ago, but never got round to completing it.  I submitted a test 
> case...

> Which application uses mailslots?  I only ever found one real 
> application that used them, and that was "Declan's Korean Dictionary" 
> from [1].
The browse (Network Neighborhood) service uses them. Other then that,
I have not seen any uses of it.



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