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size limitation in named pipes

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Hello,

Is there a size limitation when using 'named pipes' on Windows OS ?
If yes - how to forward a large size buffer ?

Thanks
Jul 22 '05 #1
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"Sharon" <sh*****@orex-cr.com> wrote in message
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Hello,

Is there a size limitation when using 'named pipes' on Windows OS ?
If yes - how to forward a large size buffer ?


Yes, 64 KB per message. If you try bigger messages sending will
just block forever...

- Sten

Jul 22 '05 #2

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