Sections and Views

The section- and view-management routines are called by kernel-mode drivers to set up mapped sections and views of memory.


Sets up a parameter of type OBJECT_ATTRIBUTES for a subsequent call to a ZwCreateXxx or ZwOpenXxx routine.


Obtains a handle for an existing section, provided that the requested access can be allowed.


Maps a view of an open section into the virtual address space of a process. Returns an offset into the section (base of the mapped view) and the size mapped.


Releases a mapped view in the virtual address space of a process.



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