Defines the lock that implements single-writer/multiple-reader semantics. This is a value type.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The following example shows how to request a reader lock, upgrade the reader lock to a writer lock, and save the . It then uses the to downgrade to a reader lock again.
This code is part of a larger example provided for the ReaderWriterLock class.
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