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CloseHandle HANGS on HANDLE created from CreatePipe 0

CloseHandle HANGS on HANDLE created from CreatePipe

Solution Add CloseHandle(hChildStd_OUT_Wr) after CreateProcess(...) Problematic Code THREAD1: HANDLE hChildStd_OUT_Rd; HANDLE hChildStd_OUT_Wr; CreatePipe(&hChildStd_OUT_Rd, &hChildStd_OUT_Wr, &saAttr, 0); PROCESS_INFORMATION piProcInfo; STARTUPINFO siStartInfo; BOOL bSuccess = FALSE; // Set up members of the PROCESS_INFORMATION structure. ZeroMemory( &piProcInfo,...

Building a new Windows 64-bit Dev System 0

Building a new Windows 64-bit Dev System

  Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015 https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48145 SQLite Browser https://github.com/sqlitebrowser/sqlitebrowser/releases/download/v3.7.0/sqlitebrowser-3.7.0-win64.exe    

Should you upgrade to Windows 10 ? 0

Should you upgrade to Windows 10 ?

Wow Microsoft is offering me a Free upgrade to Windows 10 !! So generous Wait ! What is Microsoft's advantages? - Due to updated privacy policy, the things you do with Cortana will be...