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Perl modules to access Win32 synchronization objects
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The Win32-IPC Perl modules provide access to the Win32 synchronization objects, which are (currently) documented at

The supported synchronization objects and associated modules are:

In addition, the Win32::ChangeNotify module provides access to directory change notifications, which let you monitor a specified directory tree for file modifications. While not strictly a synchronization object, change notifications are often used in similar ways.

This is a Git repository where development of Win32-IPC takes place. For more information, visit Win32-IPC on CPAN.

Copyright and License

Copyright 1998–2008 Christopher J. Madsen

   Created: 3 Feb 1998 from the ActiveWare version
      (c) 1995 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
            Developed by ActiveWare Internet Corp.,

      Other modifications (c) 1997 by Gurusamy Sarathy <>

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

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