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I am new to this forum and I would like to ask for advice about low level POSIX programming.
I have to implement a POSIX compliant C shared library.
A file will have some variables and the shared library will have some functions which need those variables.
There is one special... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: iamjag
Hey, Im using a shared memory segment to share a WINDOW structure among 2 processes. Basically I'm building a multi-player snake game in which multiple prrocesses access the window.
The 'parent' process initializes the shared memory segment and puts the window in it. I can access and perform... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: dgre0018
1.How to know wich process is using the shared memory?
2.How to flush (release) the process from the shared memory? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pchangba
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Using ipcs we can see shared memory, etc.. details. How can I add/remove shared memory(command name)?
Naga:cool: (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nagapandi
I am writing a shared library in Linux (but compatible with other UNIXes) and I want to allow multiple instances to share a piece of memory -- 1 byte is enough. What's the "best" way to do this? I want to optimize for speed and portability.
Obviously, I'll have to worry about mutual exclusion. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: otheus
I need to create a shared library to access an in memory DB. The DB is not huge, but big enough to make it cumbersome to carry around in every single process using the shared library. Luckily, it is pretty static information, so I don't need to worry much about synchronizing the data between... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: DreamWarrior
Hi all :confused: ,
I am new to unix.I have been asked to implement shared memory in user's mode.What does this mean?What is the difference it makes in kernel mode and in users mode?What are the advantages of this impemenation(user's mode)?
And also i would like to know why exactly shared... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: vijaya2006
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Between mmap and shared memory which is the best method of sharing data between multiple applications, interms of speed? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nmds
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am running HP-UX B.11.11.
I'm increasing a parameter for a database engine so that it uses more memory to buffer the disk drive (to speed up performance). I have over 5GB of memory not being used.
But when I try to start the DB with the increased buffer parameter I get told.
"Not... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cjcamaro
Is is necessary to attach / dettach the shared memory segments for write operations , if more than one program is accessing same shared memory segments..
I have used semaphore mutex and still I'm getting segmentation fault when I write to the segment when other program is already... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: joseph_shibu