|Microsoft DirectX 9.0|
This topic applies to Windows XP Service Pack 1 only.
The SetBackingFileCount method sets the maximum and minimum number of backing files.
HRESULT SetBackingFileCount( DWORD dwMin, DWORD dwMax );
[in] Specifies the backing file minimum. The valid range is from 4 to 100.
[in] Specifies the backing file maximum. The valid range is from 6 to 102, and the value must be at least 2 greater than dwMin.
Returns an HRESULT. Possible values include those in the following table.
|E_UNEXPECTED||The StreamBufferConfig object was not initialized.|
|S_OK||The method succeeded.|
If the reader lags behind the writer by more than dwMin files, the writer starts to send STREAMBUFFER_EC_CONTENT_BECOMING_STALE events. If the reader lags behind the writer by more than dwMax files, the writer begins to overwrite files and sends an STREAMBUFFER_EC_STALE_FILE_DELETED event.
Before calling this method, call IStreamBufferInitialize::SetHKEY to specify a registry key where the information will be stored.