A new WG21 paper is available. A copy is linked below, and the paper will also appear in the next normal WG21 mailing. If you are not a committee member, please use the comments section below or the std-proposals forum for public discussion.
Document number: N3891
by Gor Nishanov, Herb Sutter
We propose to rename
(a) for consistency with the other mutexes (fixing naming inconsistency);
(b) to leave room for a
shared_mutexwhich can be more efficient on some platforms than