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Old 05-24-2002, 02:40 AM   #1
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Cool Can LINUX use shared memory?

Hello. Does anyone know whether LINUX makes use of shared memory?
I would like to know if 2 processes can access to the same shared memory.

Thanks alot!


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Old 05-24-2002, 02:50 AM   #2
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Yes linux can use shared memory.

Here is a set of sheets that give you an overview of how it works. A sample program using shared memory is also included:


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