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RE: RE: RE: RE: Re: [BULK] Re: Modern C++ Features in Kernel Mode Drivers

anton_bassovanton_bassov Posts: 4,777
> But with judicious appropriate comments, all should be well, and your chances
>of leaving the function's scope without releasing the lock are zero.

True, but consider the scenario when you may have to release the lock and subsequently re-acquire it
in some cases. Apparently, you must be able to find a workaround by messing around with scopes and loops, but imagine how ugly it is going to look. As long as you to things in C-like fashion and treat a spinlock as a variable, rather than an object, you task is just straightforward



Anton Bassov
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