Difference between revisions of "CTR API"
(Moved from Multi-threading because it doesn't fit there but seems to be considered valuable information by some)
Revision as of 11:57, 25 September 2016
This page lists the spare knowledge we have on the official CTR API.
These are to be considered in extension to the system calls outlined in Multi-threading.
Critical Section (light-weight mutex)
Similar to a mutex, but faster and no priority inheritance. Therefore problems such as priority inversion may occur.
Creates an object
Locks out threads from accessing a critical section.
Unlocks and allows for access to a critical section.