Subject Re: [IBO] record lock
Author Jason Wharton
In short, there is no way to lock records. InterBase doesn't use locking.
What you have to do is perform a dummy update on records in a transaction
and then this reserves those records so that other transactions cannot
update them and conflict. IOW, you cannot use AutoCommit in this mode of

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ

----- Original Message -----
From: "Daniel Bertin" <daniel@...>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, October 18, 2001 9:29 AM
Subject: [IBO] record lock

> Hi all,
> Could someone tell me how to lock a record after issuing a locate command.
> I'm using an IBOTable with IB6 and D5.
> I know, it sounds stupid but I cannot find anything on record locking in
> IBO help file.
> Help please,
> Daniel