OpenMP Data Types


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Provides links to data types used in the OpenMP API.

The Visual C++ implementation of the OpenMP standard includes the following data types.

Data typeDescription
omp_lock_tA type that holds the status of a lock, whether the lock is available or if a thread owns a lock.
omp_nest_lock_tA type that holds one of the following pieces of information about a lock: whether the lock is available, and the identity of the thread that owns the lock and a nesting count.

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