Results for: Mutex

In Computers

What is a Mutex?

Answer . \nMutual exclusion (often abbreviated to mutex) algorithms are used in concurrent programming to avoid the simultaneous use of un-shareable resources by pieces of (MORE)
In Computer Terminology

What is the difference between MUTEX and Semaphore?

From wikipedia: "A mutex is a binary semaphore, usually including extra features like ownership or priority inversion protection. The differences between mutexes and semaph (MORE)
In Uncategorized

Can you explain for what is mutex used?

The uses of a mutex can indeed be described, however some of the more notable uses are that of cleaning and disinfecting area so that germs can not be spread from area to area (MORE)