|Date:||May 25, 2007 / year-entry #187|
|Summary:||Larry Osterman mentioned this almost in passing quite a while ago, that the parameters to PostQueuedCompletionStatus are not interpreted by the operating system. Well, obviously the first parameter, the handle to the completion port, is interpreted as the handle to the completion port. But the other parameters, dwNumberOfBytesTransferred, dwCompletionKey, and lpOverlapped are not interpreted at...|
Larry Osterman mentioned this almost in passing quite a while ago, that the parameters to
Why do the parameters have names if the names don't mean anything?
Because the operating system itself will post notifications to the completion port if you ask it to, and in that case, the values returned by the
But if you call
But it's up to you.
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