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    PR_CExitMonitor

    « NSPR API Reference « Cached Monitors

    Decrement the entry count associated with a cached monitor.

    Syntax

    #include <prcmon.h> 
    
    PRStatus PR_CExitMonitor(void *address);
    

    Parameters

    The function has the following parameters:

    address
    The address of the protected object--the same address previously passed to PR_CEnterMonitor.

    Returns

    The function returns one of the following values:

    • If successful, PR_SUCCESS.
    • If unsuccessful, PR_FAILURE. This may indicate that the address parameter is invalid or that the calling thread is not in the monitor.

    Description

    Using the value specified in the address parameter to find a monitor in the monitor cache, PR_CExitMonitor decrements the entry count associated with the monitor. If the decremented entry count is zero, the monitor is exited.

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