Memory Violation With Windres and Shared Data Segments

Mumit Khan khan@xraylith.wisc.EDU
Tue Aug 31 23:49:00 GMT 1999

Anders Norlander <> writes:
> Just naming a section shared doesn't actually make it shared. There is a
> bit that
> has to be set in order to make a section shared. Unfortunately I don't
> remember
> more right now.

I believe the only difference is that it has the "SHARED" bit set in 
the section attributes, in addition to the usual initialized data,
read-write, etc flags.

Can someone send me a testcase so I can see if my local changes fix this
or not? If it's obvious already, I know nothing about these shared 


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