CoGetMalloc

Windows Mobile 6.5
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4/8/2010

This function retrieves a pointer to the default OLE task memory allocator (which supports the system implementation of the IMalloc interface) so applications can call its methods to manage memory.


HRESULT CoGetMalloc(
  DWORD dwMemContext,
  LPMALLOC* ppMalloc
);

dwMemContext

[in] Reserved; value must be 1.

ppMalloc

[out] Address of IMalloc* pointer variable that receives the interface pointer to the memory allocator.

This function supports the standard return values E_INVALIDARG and E_OUTOFMEMORY, as well as the following:

S_OK

Indicates the allocator was retrieved successfully.

The pointer to the IMalloc interface pointer received through the ppMalloc parameter cannot be used from a remote process each process must have its own allocator.

To determine whether the platform supports this function, see Determining Supported COM APIs.

Headerobjbase.h
Libraryole32.lib
Windows Embedded CEWindows CE 3.0 and later
Windows MobileWindows Mobile Version 5.0 and later

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