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NewsLock vs. Mutex Pin
Terrence Dorsey15-Jul-13 12:21
staffTerrence Dorsey15-Jul-13 12:21 
GeneralRe: Lock vs. Mutex [modified] Pin
Matthew Faithfull15-Jul-13 12:35
professionalMatthew Faithfull15-Jul-13 12:35 
GeneralRe: Lock vs. Mutex Pin
Dave Kreskowiak15-Jul-13 12:48
mvpDave Kreskowiak15-Jul-13 12:48 
I wouldn't be using a Mutex in this example for the simple fact that the thing works acrossed process boundries. If you have a couple of instances running, each process can interfere with the others.

GeneralRe: Lock vs. Mutex Pin
ahmed zahmed15-Jul-13 23:28
memberahmed zahmed15-Jul-13 23:28 

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