Microsoft KB Archive/102029
Microsoft Systems Journal: August 1993
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This article lists the filenames and Snumbers for files available from online services that contain the source code described in articles published in the August 1993 issue of the "Microsoft Systems Journal."
FILES AVAILABLE FROM ONLINE SERVICES
Item ID Filename Description ------- -------- ----------- S14202 88WINQA.EXE The 88WINQA.EXE file contains the source code for the "Windows Q & A" column by Fran Finnegan. S14203 88DOSQA.EXE The 88WINQA.EXE file contains the source code for the "MS-DOS Q & A" by Jeff Prosise. S14201 THREADS2.EXE The THREADS2.EXE file contains the source code for the article named "Synchronizing Win32 Threads Using Critical Sections, Semaphores, and Mutexes" by Jeffrey Richter. In Windows NT, serializing access to data and system resources within processes and among threads is nontrivial. Jeffrey Richter discusses several techniques you can use to manage multithreaded applications regardless of which synchronization objects you use. S14200 PORTING.EXE The PORTING.EXE file contains the source code for the article named "Port Your 16-bit Applications to Windows NT Without Ripping Your Hair Out," by Scot Gellock. A major design goal of Windows NT is to maintain compatibility with its 16-bit sibling, but there's still quite a bit to do. Although porting your 16-bit Windows-based application to Windows NT sounds frightening, it's really not that difficult a process.
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