Subject Re: [IB-Architect] External file handling
Author Ann Harrison
At 06:07 PM 6/15/00 -0700, Charlie Caro wrote:

>But I'd probably reference count at the request (aka statement)
>level for the following reasons:
>1) It would be more consistent with the way we reference
>count the existence locks for base relations and indices;
>2) Long-running connections might defeat the strategy;

Both good points. I had hoped to avoid the cost of reopening
files - particularly with applications built on autocommit,
that release their statements and transactions after each