(PHP 4, PHP 5, PHP 7, PHP 8)
sem_get — Get a semaphore id
sem_get() returns an id that can be used to
access the System V semaphore with the given
A second call to sem_get() for the same key will return a different semaphore identifier, but both identifiers access the same underlying semaphore.
0, a new private semaphore
is created for each call to sem_get().
The number of processes that can acquire the semaphore simultaneously
is set to
The semaphore permissions. Actually this value is set only if the process finds it is the only process currently attached to the semaphore.
Specifies if the semaphore should be automatically released on request shutdown.
Returns a positive semaphore identifier on success, or
|8.0.0||On success, this function returns a SysvSemaphore instance now; previously, a resource was returned.|
The type of
When using sem_get() to access a semaphore created
outside PHP, note that the semaphore must have been created as a set of 3
semaphores (for example, by specifying 3 as the
parameter when calling the C
otherwise PHP will be unable to access the semaphore.