Problem with ksycoca on windows

Ralf Habacker ralf.habacker at
Fri Feb 15 13:28:00 GMT 2008

David Faure schrieb:
> On Friday 15 February 2008, Thiago Macieira wrote:
>> On Friday 15 February 2008 13:39:28 David Faure wrote:
>>> Using shared memory is an interesting alternative (for unix too), I wonder
>>> how portable QSharedMemory is.
>> QSharedMemory is supported in all Qt platforms and so is QSystemSemaphore. But 
>> be careful about applications crashing while it's open, since the key may 
>> never be disposed of (resource leak).
> The obvious owner of a ksycoca shared memory would be kded.
> It's not supposed to crash, in theory :)
Would not be the first application which tries to load ksycoca  the 
owner  of the shared memory (or the mmaped file if memory mapping is 
used) or are you thinking about removing the file completly and let it 
live only in memory ?


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