This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Hi, I have a similar problem as ticketmaster site need to solve. In the ticketMaster web site, when you try to reserved some seats, that seats will locked only for you during your transaction. So that there will be no two persons reserved same seats. I am working on a JSP/Servlet/Oracle 8.1.7 and Struts 1.1 based web system (note, no EJB). My problem is I need to lock a particular record in Oracle for a period of time, so that only one user on the client side (browser site) can see this particular record. As soon as one user get the record, all other users will be blocked (not able to read/write onto this record), so at anytime, only one user will working on on record. Any advise how to do that in a easier way? Thanks. David