Ticket #6531 (closed Bugs: fixed)

Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

error in doc: interprocess/synchronization_mechanisms

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: igaztanaga
Milestone: To Be Determined Component: interprocess
Version: Boost 1.48.0 Severity: Problem
Keywords: Cc:


quote 1 from

Upgradable Mutexes / What's An Upgradable Mutex? / Upgradable lock:

(...)If a thread acquires an upgradable lock, other threads can acquire a sharable lock.(...)

  • (true)

quote 2 from

Upgradable Mutexes / Upgradable Mutex Operations / Sharable Locking:

void lock_sharable()

Effects: The calling thread tries to obtain sharable ownership of the mutex, and if another thread has exclusive or upgradable ownership of the mutex, waits until it can obtain the ownership.

  • (false for upgradable ownership)

in lock_sharable(), try_lock_sharable(), timed_lock_sharable() etc.


Change History

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by igaztanaga

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Thanks for the report. Fixed in revisions 76979 & 76980 in trunk and release branches.


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