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From: Anthony Williams (anthony_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-11-27 09:27:22

Frank Mori Hess <frank.hess_at_[hidden]> writes:

> On Tuesday 27 November 2007 03:06 am, Anthony Williams wrote:
>> > error: ‘class boost::unique_lock<boost::mutex>’ has no member named
>> > ‘locked’
>> Where does that error come from? The condition variable code doesn't use a
>> locked() function, nor does unique_lock provide one.
> I've attached a small program that generates the error when I try to compile
> it. It's not actually related to conditions, all I have to do is try to use
> the locked() member of boost::mutex::scoped_lock (which is apparently a
> unique_lock). Maybe the docs just haven't been updated (the Lock concept
> still says it requires a locked() member function, and a cast to const
> void*).

I haven't checked in my updated docs as they're still unfinished, so the docs
are out of date.

The new code uses owns_lock() rather than locked() so it matches the C++0x
thread library proposals. Maybe I should add a locked() function for backwards


Anthony Williams
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