Subject Re: [firebird-support] Firebird slowdowns while resources are available
Author Ann Harrison

On Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 5:52 AM, Mezei Zoltan <mezei.zoltan@...> wrote:

> Rejects = Lock requests that cannot be satisfied.... no big deal

Slightly more specifically, (IIRC) they're requests to convert a lock from
read to write without releasing the read lock.  That happens to prevent
deadlocks.  A high reject rate is consistent with high contention for pages.