Multithreaded Programming Guide

Get the Mutex Type Attribute


#include <pthread.h>

int pthread_mutexattr_gettype(pthread_mutexattr_t  *attr , int  *type);

pthread_mutexattr_gettype(3THR) gets the mutex type attribute set by pthread_mutexattr_settype(). The default value of the type attribute is PTHREAD_MUTEX_DEFAULT.

The type argument specifies the type of mutex. Valid mutex types include:

For a description of each type, see pthread_mutexattr_settype(3THR).