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From Chris Knight <Christopher.D.Kni...@nasa.gov>
Subject Re: pool interface for shared memory?
Date Fri, 12 Sep 2003 19:37:50 GMT
Alas, I do need a full-fledged pool interface (in fact, I need it to be 
the same pool interface so I can hand it wrapped in an apr_pool_t to 
apr_hash_create and the like.

Aaron Bannert wrote:

> If you don't need a full-fledged pool interface, but just malloc/free,
> take a look at apr_rmm.h (in apr-util/include/). There's also an
> exmaple in the apr-util examples, IIRC.
> -aaron
> On Friday, September 12, 2003, at 11:43  AM, Chris Knight wrote:
>> (If this has been discussed previously, I apologize. Is there an 
>> archive for this mailing list somewhere?)
>> I would like to use the multitude of apr tools (hashes, lists, etc) 
>> to interact with shared memory, but alas it appears there's no way to 
>> do so (as I can't implement my own allocator.) Am I incorrect in this 
>> assessment (and if so, how would I create a pool on top of shared 
>> memory?) If I am correct, would providing such an interface be 
>> generally useful and a good/bad idea?

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