SetThreadpoolThreadMinimum function

Sets the minimum number of threads that the specified thread pool must make available to process callbacks.

Syntax

BOOL SetThreadpoolThreadMinimum(
  PTP_POOL ptpp,
  DWORD    cthrdMic
);

Parameters

ptpp

A TP_POOL structure that defines the thread pool. The CreateThreadpool function returns this structure.

cthrdMic

The minimum number of threads.

Return Value

If the function succeeds, it returns TRUE.

If the function fails, it returns FALSE. To retrieve extended error information, call GetLastError.

Remarks

To specify the maximum number of threads that the pool may allocate, call SetThreadpoolThreadMaximum.

To compile an application that uses this function, define _WIN32_WINNT as 0x0600 or higher.

Examples

For an example, see Using the Thread Pool Functions.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header threadpoolapiset.h (include Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows.h)
Library Kernel32.lib
DLL Kernel32.dll

See Also

CloseThreadpool

CreateThreadpool

SetThreadpoolThreadMaximum

Thread Pools