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OpenPrivateNamespace function

Opens a private namespace.

Syntax


HANDLE WINAPI OpenPrivateNamespace(
  _In_  LPVOID lpBoundaryDescriptor,
  _In_  LPCTSTR lpAliasPrefix
);

Parameters

lpBoundaryDescriptor [in]

A descriptor that defines how the namespace is to be isolated. The CreateBoundaryDescriptor function creates a boundary descriptor.

lpAliasPrefix [in]

The prefix for the namespace. To create an object in this namespace, specify the object name as prefix\objectname.

Return value

The function returns the handle to the existing namespace.

Remarks

To compile an application that uses this function, define _WIN32_WINNT as 0x0600 or later.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

Header

WinBase.h (include Windows.h)

Library

Kernel32.lib

DLL

Kernel32.dll

Unicode and ANSI names

OpenPrivateNamespaceW (Unicode) and OpenPrivateNamespaceA (ANSI)

See also

ClosePrivateNamespace
CreateBoundaryDescriptor
CreatePrivateNamespace
Object Namespaces

 

 

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