InterlockedPopEntrySList function

Removes an item from the front of a singly linked list. Access to the list is synchronized on a multiprocessor system.

Syntax

PSLIST_ENTRY InterlockedPopEntrySList(
  PSLIST_HEADER ListHead
);

Parameters

ListHead

Pointer to an SLIST_HEADER structure that represents the head of a singly linked list.

Return value

The return value is a pointer to the item removed from the list. If the list is empty, the return value is NULL.

Remarks

All list items must be aligned on a MEMORY_ALLOCATION_ALIGNMENT boundary; otherwise, this function will behave unpredictably. See _aligned_malloc.

Examples

For an example, see Using Singly Linked Lists.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header interlockedapi.h (include Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows.h)
Library Kernel32.lib
DLL Kernel32.dll

See also

Interlocked Singly Linked Lists

InterlockedFlushSList

InterlockedPushEntrySList

InterlockedPushListSList

InterlockedPushListSListEx

SLIST_ENTRY

Using Singly Linked Lists