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lock & read or just read?

 
Alex Sharkoff
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Hi all,

My assignment has the following comment on the lock(int) method: Locks a record so that it can only be updated or deleted by this client.. So what I am thinking is to only use the physical locking (ie locking on the database file) when reading a record. An additional record locking (along with physical locking) will be only used when updating/deleting a record.

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Do you think it is an appropriate approach to the read method?


[ December 08, 2005: Message edited by: Alex Sharkoff ]
 
Andrew Monkhouse
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Hi Alex,

I think that is suitable for the read method.

Regards, Andrew
 
Alex Sharkoff
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thanks a lot, Andrew.

 
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