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SetThreadpoolThreadMinimum function

Sets the minimum number of threads that the specified thread pool must make available to process callbacks.

Syntax


BOOL WINAPI SetThreadpoolThreadMinimum(
  _Inout_  PTP_POOL ptpp,
  _In_     DWORD cthrdMic
);

Parameters

ptpp [in, out]

A TP_POOL structure that defines the thread pool. The CreateThreadpool function returns this structure.

cthrdMic [in]

The minimum number of threads.

Return value

If the function succeeds, it returns TRUE.

If the function fails, it returns FALSE. To retrieve extended error information, call GetLastError.

Remarks

To specify the maximum number of threads that the pool may allocate, call SetThreadpoolThreadMaximum.

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

Examples

For an example, see Using the Thread Pool Functions.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

Header

WinBase.h on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Server 2008 R2 (include Windows.h);
Threadpoolapiset.h on Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

Library

Kernel32.lib

DLL

Kernel32.dll

See also

CloseThreadpool
CreateThreadpool
SetThreadpoolThreadMaximum
Thread Pools

 

 

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