Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Multi Connection meta data update
Author Martijn Tonies
> >See above. IMO, the proper (more or less) solution would be to just
> >exclusively lock both tables being affected.
> I think that won't work in Classic since processes may
> have requests that are compiled but not active. They
> must be notified so they can recompile their requests
> to include the new constraint. My model would be an
> abstract existence lock which is acquired when a table is
> referenced in a compiled request and released when the
> request is released. The index header page serves that
> purpose for indexes. A similar lock could be used on
> procedures to insure that changes to them are propagated
> as well.

It might be me ... but: what changes need to be propagated
to a procedure or compiled request?

New indices? Why?

With regards,

Martijn Tonies
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