Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Re: the insert into t select * from t infinite loop
Author Ann W. Harrison
Alexander Klenin wrote:
> Perhaps there is some merit to the idea of using several transaction
> numbers per transaction?
> Numbers are cheap, just increase the counter by 2 instead of 1.
> Then you can sub-allocate these numbers to different statement "stages".

Aside from other, more pragmatic problems, that makes an atomic commit
theoretically impossible.