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GetThreadIdealProcessorEx function

Retrieves the processor number of the ideal processor for the specified thread.

Syntax


BOOL GetThreadIdealProcessorEx(
  _In_  HANDLE            hThread,
  _Out_ PPROCESSOR_NUMBER lpIdealProcessor
);

Parameters

hThread [in]

A handle to the thread for which to retrieve the ideal processor. This handle must have been created with the THREAD_QUERY_LIMITED_INFORMATION access right. For more information, see Thread Security and Access Rights.

lpIdealProcessor [out]

Points to PROCESSOR_NUMBER structure to receive the number of the ideal processor.

Return value

If the function succeeds, it returns a nonzero value.

If the function fails, it returns zero. To get extended error information, use GetLastError.

Remarks

To compile an application that uses this function, set _WIN32_WINNT >= 0x0601. For more information, see Using the Windows Headers.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 7 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps only]

Header

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

Library

Kernel32.lib

DLL

Kernel32.dll

See also

SetThreadIdealProcessorEx

 

 

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