Decrements the kernel reference count.

cl_int clReleaseKernel ( cl_kernel kernel)


The kernel object is deleted once the number of instances that are retained to kernel become zero and the kernel object is no longer needed by any enqueued commands that use kernel.


clReleaseKernel returns CL_SUCCESS if the function is executed successfully. It returns CL_INVALID_KERNEL if kernel is not a valid kernel object.


OpenCL Specification

Also see

clCreateKernel, clCreateKernelsInProgram, clRetainKernel, clSetKernelArg, clGetKernelInfo, clGetKernelWorkGroupInfo

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