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

Prokash_SinhaProkash_Sinha Posts: 1,214
Yeah, it is exactly like auto ptr in previous version of C++. You will have to specifically ask to get a reference, IIRc.


> On Jul 9, 2018, at 9:07 AM, <> wrote:
>> 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
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