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Author smbrd
Recipients docs@python, smbrd
Date 2016-03-22.06:56:37
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The number of acquisitions must be the same as the number of releases or else lock will not be released for other threads leading to deadlock. This is not mentioned in documentation. 

First acquisition returns boolean and further acquisitions return 1. This is also not mentioned in documentation.
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