DeviceInitAllocate rule (kmdf)

The DeviceInitAllocate rule specifies that, for a PDO device or a control device object, the framework device object initialization methods WdfPdoInitAllocate or WdfControlDeviceInitAllocate must be called before the driver calls WdfDeviceCreate.

Driver modelKMDF

How to test

At compile time

Run Static Driver Verifier and specify the DeviceInitAllocate rule.

Use the following steps to run an analysis of your code:
  1. Prepare your code (use role type declarations).
  2. Run Static Driver Verifier.
  3. View and analyze the results.

For more information, see Using Static Driver Verifier to Find Defects in Drivers.

Applies to




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