# tf.control_dependencies(control_inputs)

### tf.control_dependencies(control_inputs)

See the guide: Building Graphs > Utility functions

Wrapper for Graph.control_dependencies() using the default graph.

See tf.Graph.control_dependencies for more details.

#### Args:

• control_inputs: A list of Operation or Tensor objects which must be executed or computed before running the operations defined in the context. Can also be None to clear the control dependencies.

#### Returns:

A context manager that specifies control dependencies for all operations constructed within the context.

Defined in tensorflow/python/framework/ops.py.