Re: Avoiding the anonymous variable declaration RAII error...

red floyd <no.spam@here.dude>
Wed, 12 Mar 2008 13:56:15 CST
Sohail Somani wrote:

On Tue, 11 Mar 2008 12:42:33 -0600, Eric J. Holtman wrote:


However, it's a massive race condition just waiting to happen if you
forget the "lk", and just write:

process_threaded_data ()
     Locker (m_mutex);


Is there some way to design class Locker so that writing the second
piece of code comes up as an error?


You can try writing a macro:

// don't know the actual syntax for creating the variable based on line
// number
#define WITH_MUTEX(mtx) Locker lck ## __LINE__ (mtx);

And then you use it like this:


That's the only thing I can think of :-)

Another possiblity is:

#define BEGIN_CRIT_SEC(mtx) do { Locker lk##__LINE__(mtx);
#define END_CRIT_SEC } while(false)

That way you explicitly show your critical sections.

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