1. NAME

mutex_lock_interruptible - acquire the mutex, interruptible

2. SYNOPSIS

int __sched mutex_lock_interruptible(struct mutex *  lock );

3. ARGUMENTS

lock
    the mutex to be acquired

4. DESCRIPTION

Lock the mutex like mutex_lock, and return 0 if the mutex has been acquired or sleep until the mutex becomes available. If a signal arrives while waiting for the lock then this function returns -EINTR.

This function is similar to (but not equivalent to) down_interruptible.

5. AUTHOR

Rusty Russell < >
    Author.

6. COPYRIGHT