Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc] Boost.Process done
From: Boris Schaeling (boris_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-08-23 15:48:33
On Mon, 23 Aug 2010 13:44:31 +0200, Ilya Sokolov <ilyasokol_at_[hidden]>
> On 15.08.2010 16:03, Boris Schaeling wrote:
>> * For the first time there is full support for synchronous and
>> asynchronous operations.
> Do you really need to call ConnectNamedPipe() at stream_behavior.hpp,
> line 258? AFAICS, at that time the client's end of pipe is opened
> already, so there is no need to wait for it.
If I remember correctly ConnectNamedPipe() is called to make sure that
both ends are connected before the constructor of
boost::process::behavior::named_pipe returns. As CreateFileA() is called
with FILE_FLAG_OVERLAPPED this function could return immediately and the
program could continue without the parent end already open.