programs: Fix broken compilation on win64

Maarten Lankhorst maarten at
Thu Nov 27 16:43:31 CST 2008

Hi Rob,

Rob Shearman schreef:
> 2008/11/27 Maarten Lankhorst <maarten at>:
>> ---
>> Set the Spare[0] at runtime after a critical section is entered. :-)
>> I'm not testing Spare[0] at all calls to EnterCriticalSection, but if this
>> is a problem I will send a revised patch
> IMHO, this is too fragile. My solution would be two macros: one for
> declaring a variable storing the name for a critical section, and a
> second for putting that name into the critical section structure. The
> latter would be something like the following for 64-bit:
> (DWORD)((DWORD_PTR)name >> 32) }
> It might even be better to let the macro fill in / declare the entire
If you can do that without compile errors you'll be my hero. I couldn't 
get that done, I tried..


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