CreateFileMapping in Vista service
Posted on 2007-04-10
I have Windows service which calls CreateFileMapping with some name. User mode client opens file mapping with the same name. This works in Windows XP, but in Vista client reports "File mapping with this name doesn't exist". If the same server runs as Console application and not as service, client opens file mapping successfully.
lpAttributes of CreatefileMapping is NULL. Maybe I need to fill it by some way in client and/or server? Since I don't have previous experience in Windows services and security, I need some direction and maybe some code to solve this problem.