[SDL] How to check if a mutex is locked?

Alvin Beach alvinbeach at gmail.com
Thu Sep 11 12:25:44 PDT 2014


On 11/09/14 15:52, Starg wrote:
> Hi there,
> 
> Is there a way to check if a mutex is locked?
> 
> The only way I can see how to do it at the moment is to try and lock it. If it isn't locked I can
> then unlock it, and if it is locked I get a SDL_MUTEX_TIMEDOUT value back.
> 
> However, this seems like a clumsy solution.
> 
> Cheers,
> Steve

Is this what you are looking for?

https://wiki.libsdl.org/SDL_TryLockMutex


Cheers,

Alvin




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