Shared memory and IPC

Rich Salz rsalz at
Wed Sep 5 18:28:20 GMT 2001

> > free, realloc etc. etc.  Memory allocated using the COM IMalloc must
> > be passable directly to another process (ie: appear at the same address),

Are you sure?  I just looked up IMalloc at and could
find no example of that.

> is it possible to get memory allocated in one process to be shared
> with another process *at the same address* on unix, os/2, nt, vms etc?

Not for arbitrary processes that I'm aware of.
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