[Wine] Re: Shared Memory and Memory Mapped I/O

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Wed Jan 14 12:52:22 CST 2009

jluoni wrote:
> I looked at the server/mapping.c file, but it didn't get me anywhere.  I am new to this stuff and don't know much about linux.

Then don't use shared memory for IPC. Use the most simplistic (and most idiot-proof) IPC - nameless/named pipes. If you want to get more sophisticated - use sockets.

Shared memory is a huge PITA, especially mixing win32, Wine & POSIX implementations of it.

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