Subject Re: [firebird-support] short transactions
Author Dimitry Sibiryakov
On 6 Jul 2004 at 22:43, Faultier wrote:

>everybody here say, keep your transactions as short as possible and
>don't leave them opened. But in the API documentation of IB6 on page
>75, I found a hint, which says, it is better to start a transaction
>for every user and use isc_commit_retaining(), than closing and
>starting a new transaction with isc_commit_transaction().

Borland documentation is just a beta. There is a lot of bugs and
high hopes there. This is one of them. Commit retaining works not so
good as it had been expected. Use it only if you've got no choice.
SY, Dimitry Sibiryakov.