LibHTTP API Reference – httplib_atomic_inc()

httplib_atomic_inc( addr );

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
addr volatile int * The address of the integer to increment

Return Value

Type Description
int The value of the integer after the increment

Description

The function httplib_atomic_inc() performs an atomic increment if an integer. This function can be used to increment an integer in a reliable way where multiple processes or threads have simultaneous access to the variable. The function returns the value of the integer after it has been incremented.

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