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Queries shared memory value.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK License
SharedMemory 10.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No Paid
MBS( "SharedMemory.GetValue"; Name )   More


Parameter Description Example
Name The name of the shared memory object. "test"


Returns text value or error.


Queries shared memory value.
MBS Plugin provides SharedMemory functions to store UTF-8 text in shared memory, so one process can set it and other can read it, e.g. two versions of FileMaker Pro or two server processes.


Query shared memory object:

MBS( "SharedMemory.GetValue"; "test")

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Created 2nd February 2020, last changed 2nd February 2020

SharedMemory.Exists - SharedMemory.SetValue

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