Microsoft Windows CE 3.0  


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This function releases a handle to a block of packet pool that was allocated with the NdisAllocatePacketPoolfunction.

VOID NdisFreePacketPool(


Handle returned when the driver called NdisAllocatePacketPool. The pool handle is no longer valid after this function returns.


This function frees the storage for the packet pool. Before calling this function, the driver must call the NdisFreePacketfunction as many times as necessary to release all packet descriptors that it has allocated with the NdisAllocatePacketfunction, but not yet freed.

The driver must also release any spin lock that it is holding before calling this function.

A driver that calls this function runs at IRQL <= DISPATCH_LEVEL.


Runs on Versions Defined in Include Link to
Windows CE OS 2.0 and later Ndis.h    
Note   This API is part of the complete Windows CE OS package as provided by Microsoft. The functionality of a particular platform is determined by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and some devices may not support this API.

See Also

NdisAllocatePacket, NdisAllocatePacketPool, NdisFreePacket, NdisReleaseSpinLock

 Last updated on Tuesday, July 13, 2004

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