Tests for NtCreateMailslotFile

Jeff L lats at yless4u.com.au
Thu Jan 25 01:21:59 CST 2007

Vitaliy Margolen wrote:
> Jeff Latimer wrote:
>> This is the first of some tests for NtCreateMailslotFile.  I have 
>> included them in kernel32/tests as I thought it better that the Mailslot 
>> tests be collocated.
> Why do you need to test NtCreateMailslotFile directly? Why can't you use
> CreateMailslot instead?
> Vitaliy.
>     Dmitry Timoshkov wrote:
>     NtCreateMailslotFile is a public API, so probably it should handle
>     the casewhen attr is NULL. I see the same problem at least in
>     NtCreateNamedPipeFile.
>     In general, handling of OBJECT_ATTRIBUTES in ntdll is not
>     consistent, but
>     fixing it properly most likely a test is needed to see what
>     Windows does
>     in that case.
I am following the suggestion from Dmitry.  In my testing so far I have 
noticed that there are a number of edit conditions that are not yet 
implemented.  These won't be tested as easily by CreateMailslot.


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