Re: End thread waiting on ConnectNamedPipe?
Use overlapped mode.
"Vincent Fatica" <email@example.com> wrote in message
I have a thread doing this.
DWORD WINAPI ReadPipeThread(LPVOID lpv)
WCHAR Buffer;//, szResult;
DWORD dwRead, dwWritten;
while ( bListen )
if ( ConnectNamedPipe(hPipe, NULL) ) // blocks
if ( ReadFile(hPipe, Buffer, 32768 * sizeof(WCHAR),
&dwRead, NULL) && dwRead )
If from another thread I call
bListen = FALSE;
if ( hPipe != INVALID_HANDLE_VALUE )
hPipe = INVALID_HANDLE_VALUE;
//if ( hThread )
// TerminateThread(hThread, 0);
// hThread = NULL;
ShutDownServer() never returns; the thread that calls it hangs! In fact I
even see the second message. I'm very surprised, not seeing any reason
to happen. Any ideas? Thanks.
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