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ost::AtomicCounter(3) Library Functions Manual ost::AtomicCounter(3)

NAME

ost::AtomicCounter - The AtomicCounter class offers thread-safe manipulation of an integer counter.

SYNOPSIS

#include <thread.h>

Public Member Functions


AtomicCounter ()
Initialize an atomic counter to 0. AtomicCounter (int value)
Initialize an atomic counter to a known value. ~AtomicCounter ()
int operator++ (void)
int operator-- (void)
int operator+= (int change)
int operator-= (int change)
int operator+ (int change)
int operator- (int change)
int operator= (int value)
bool operator! (void)
operator int ()

Detailed Description

The AtomicCounter class offers thread-safe manipulation of an integer counter.

These are commonly used for building thread-safe 'reference' counters for C++ classes. The AtomicCounter depends on the platforms support for 'atomic' integer operations, and can alternately substitute a 'mutex' if no atomic support exists.

Author

Sean Cavanaugh sean@dimensionalrift.com

atomic counter operation.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

ost::AtomicCounter::AtomicCounter ()

Initialize an atomic counter to 0.

ost::AtomicCounter::AtomicCounter (int value)

Initialize an atomic counter to a known value.

Parameters

value initial value.

ost::AtomicCounter::~AtomicCounter ()

Member Function Documentation

ost::AtomicCounter::operator int ()

bool ost::AtomicCounter::operator! (void)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator+ (int change)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator++ (void)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator+= (int change)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator- (int change)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator-- (void)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator-= (int change)

int ost::AtomicCounter::operator= (int value)

Author

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