CK_PR_FENCE_ACQUIRE(3) Library Functions Manual CK_PR_FENCE_ACQUIRE(3)

ck_pr_fence_acquireenforce acquire semantics

Concurrency Kit (libck, -lck)

#include <ck_pr.h>


This function enforces the partial ordering of any loads prior to invocation with respect to any following stores, loads and atomic operations. It is typically used to implement critical sections.

This function has no return value.

ck_pr_stall(3), ck_pr_fence_atomic(3), ck_pr_fence_atomic_store(3), ck_pr_fence_atomic_load(3), ck_pr_fence_release(3), ck_pr_fence_store(3), ck_pr_fence_memory(3), ck_pr_barrier(3), ck_pr_fas(3), ck_pr_load(3), ck_pr_store(3), ck_pr_faa(3), ck_pr_inc(3), ck_pr_dec(3), ck_pr_neg(3), ck_pr_not(3), ck_pr_add(3), ck_pr_sub(3), ck_pr_and(3), ck_pr_or(3), ck_pr_xor(3), ck_pr_cas(3), ck_pr_btc(3), ck_pr_bts(3), ck_pr_btr(3)

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January 2, 2014