Atomics

In addition to booleans, there are atomics for pointers, integrals and user defined types. The rules for user-defined types are special.

Read more
Comments 5Views: 25665

The Atomic Boolean

The remaining atomics - in contrast to std::atomic_flag - are partial or full specialisations of the class template std::atomic. Let's start with std::atomic<bool>.

Read more
Comments 15Views: 61870

The Atomic Flag

Atomics guarantee two characteristics. At one hand, they are atomic, at the other hand, they provide synchronisation and order constraints on the program execution.

Read more
Comments 1Views: 24771

Sequential Consistency

The atomics are the base of the C++ memory model. Per default, sequential consistency is applied.

Read more
Comments 80Views: 20955

C++ Memory Model

Since C++11, C++ has a memory model. It is the foundation for multithreading. Without it, multithreading is not well defined. 

Read more
Comments 34Views: 33121

Subscribe to the newsletter (+ pdf bundle)

Blog archive

Source Code

Visitors

Today 1611

All 2407700

Currently are 195 guests and no members online

Kubik-Rubik Joomla! Extensions

Latest comments