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std::shared_lock<Mutex>::release: std::shared_lock<Mutex>::release


std::shared_lock<Mutex>::release - std::shared_lock<Mutex>::release


mutex_type* release() noexcept; (since C++14)

Breaks the association of the associated mutex, if any, and *this.
No locks are unlocked. If the *this held ownership of the associated mutex prior to the call, the caller is now responsible to unlock the mutex.



Return value

Pointer to the associated mutex or NULL if there was no associated mutex.


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See also

        unlocks the associated mutex
unlock (public member function)
        disassociates the associated mutex without unlocking it
release (public member function of std::unique_lock<Mutex>)