Linux and UNIX Man Pages

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

pthread_cleanup_push(3) [osf1 man page]

pthread_cleanup_push(3) 				     Library Functions Manual					   pthread_cleanup_push(3)

pthread_cleanup_push - (Macro) Establishes a cleanup handler routine to be executed when the thread exits or is canceled. LIBRARY
DECthreads POSIX 1003.1c Library ( SYNOPSIS
#include <pthread.h> int pthread_cleanup_push( void (*routine)(void *), void *arg); STANDARDS
Interfaces documented on this reference page conform to industry standards as follows: IEEE Std 1003.1c-1995, POSIX System Application Program Interface PARAMETERS
Routine executed as the cleanup handler. Argument passed to the cleanup routine. DESCRIPTION
This routine pushes the specified routine onto the calling thread's cleanup handler stack. The cleanup handler routine is popped from the stack and executed with the arg argument when any of the following actions occur: The thread calls pthread_cleanup_pop(3) and specifies a nonzero value for the execute argument. The thread calls pthread_exit(3). The thread is canceled. An exception is raised and is caught when DECthreads unwinds the calling thread's stack to the lexical scope of the pthread_cleanup_push(3) and pthread_cleanup_pop(3) pair. This routine and pthread_cleanup_pop(3) are implemented as macros and must appear as statements and in pairs within the same lexical scope. You can think of the pthread_cleanup_push(3) macro as expanding to a string whose first character is a left brace ({) and pthread_cleanup_pop(3) as expanding to a string containing the corresponding right brace (}). RETURN VALUES
Functions: pthread_cancel(3), pthread_cleanup_pop(3), pthread_create(3), pthread_exit(3), thread_testcancel(3) Manuals: Guide to DECthreads and Programmer's Guide delim off pthread_cleanup_push(3)

Check Out this Related Man Page

pthread_cleanup_pop(3C) 												   pthread_cleanup_pop(3C)

pthread_cleanup_pop - pop a thread cancellation cleanup handler SYNOPSIS
cc -mt [ flag... ] file... -lpthread [ library... ] #include <pthread.h> void pthread_cleanup_pop(int execute); The pthread_cleanup_pop() function removes the cleanup handler routine at the top of the cancellation cleanup stack of the calling thread and executes it if execute is non-zero. When the thread calls pthread_cleanup_pop() with a non-zero execute argument, the argument at the top of the stack is popped and executed. An argument of 0 pops the handler without executing it. The pthread_cleanup_push(3C) and pthread_cleanup_pop() functions can be implemented as macros. The application must ensure that they appear as statements, and in pairs within the same lexical scope (that is, the pthread_cleanup_push() macro can be thought to expand to a token list whose first token is '{' with pthread_cleanup_pop() expanding to a token list whose last token is the corresponding '}'). The effect of the use of return, break, continue, and goto to prematurely leave a code block described by a pair of pthread_cleanup_push() and pthread_cleanup_pop() function calls is undefined. Using longjmp() or siglongjmp() to jump into or out of a push/pop pair can result in either the matching push or the matching pop statement not getting executed. The pthread_cleanup_pop() function returns no value. No errors are defined. The pthread_cleanup_pop() function will not return an error code of EINTR. See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |Standard | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |MT-Level |MT-Safe | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ pthread_cancel(3C), pthread_cleanup_push(3C), pthread_exit(3C), pthread_join(3C), pthread_setcancelstate(3C), pthread_setcanceltype(3C), pthread_testcancel(3C), setjmp(3C), attributes(5), cancellation(5), condition(5), standards(5) See cancellation(5) for a discussion of cancellation concepts. 4 Oct 2005 pthread_cleanup_pop(3C)

Featured Tech Videos