Intel Cilk Plus enables you to use mutexes from other parallel frameworks, including system mutexes or Intel TBB mutexes, where you can associate a mutex with a shared object to enforce mutually exclusive access to that object.
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A deadlock could occur if you hold a mutex while executing a cilk_spawn, cilk_sync, or cilk_for operation, including such an operation within a called function.
Parent topic: Replacing Annotations with Intel® Cilk™ Plus Code
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