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GeneralRe: I thought .NET was supposed to make things easier, if anything, than unmanaged code. Pin
zezba900019-Sep-19 7:50
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GeneralRe: I thought .NET was supposed to make things easier, if anything, than unmanaged code. Pin
honey the codewitch19-Sep-19 7:53
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honey the codewitch19-Sep-19 8:09
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zezba900019-Sep-19 8:17
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GeneralRe: I thought .NET was supposed to make things easier, if anything, than unmanaged code. Pin
honey the codewitch19-Sep-19 8:21
mvahoney the codewitch19-Sep-19 8:21 
unsafe isn't a problem. This has nothing to do with a desire not to run unsafe code

Again, what it has to do with is mapping a complex managed data structure to a file using Vmem.

It's not doable.

At best, you resolve to something much like standard file i/o which defeats the whole reason i'd use vmem. Adding, span would help here, but it doesn't go near enough to to be a solution since these data structures aren't simple arrays.
When I was growin' up, I was the smartest kid I knew. Maybe that was just because I didn't know that many kids. All I know is now I feel the opposite.

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