How to use lock_guard in C++

A lock_guard simplifies the usage of mutex in C++. It holds a lock on its mutex from the time it is created to the end of its scope. This simplifies the writing of locking and unlocking code using a mutex.

See this earlier example for usage of a mutex to control concurrent access to a queue from multiple threads. Below is the same written using lock guard:

Tried with: Visual C++ 2013


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