chapter  10
18 Overview
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The pointer named tx_semaphore_created_ptr points to the first Control Block in the list. See the fields in the SCB for timer attributes, values, and other pointers.

10.18 Overview Both counting semaphores and mutexes can be used to provide mutual exclusion. However, mutexes should be used only for mutual exclusion, while counting semaphores are more versatile because they can also be used for event notification and thread synchronization.