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From: Jim.Hyslop (Jim.Hyslop_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-04-14 08:24:50

David Barrett-Lennard wrote:
> Yes HeapSetInformation() will do it once you have the heap handle.
> However, the CRT creates its own heap with a call to HeapCreate(), and
> stores the heap handle in a global variable called _crtheap
> that is not
> exported by the library.
Right, of course - I thought that GetProcessHeap() would return the correct
heap, but it does not.

Jim Hyslop
Senior Software Designer
Leitch Technology International Inc. (
Columnist, C/C++ Users Journal (

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