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Posted: 08/02/2012 15:20:06
by Oleg Akopov (Standard support level)
Joined: 05/06/2012
Posts: 5

Is there any known issues with multiple instances of RawDisk running on the same PC? For example, if another application uses RawDisk driver as well but with different filename and/or service name?
Posted: 08/02/2012 15:44:51
by Volodymyr Zinin (EldoS Corp.)

Internally the RawDisk driver creates a device object with a predefined name (actually it's "\Device\ElRawDisk") in order to have communication with it from user mode. So only one instance of the driver will be successfully loaded.
Posted: 10/17/2012 01:44:16
by Volodymyr Zinin (EldoS Corp.)

"\Device\ElRawDisk" is the name of the control device object.



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