[fdo-dev] Long Transactions support in MySQL provider

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Mon Jul 31 16:02:08 EDT 2006

Mateusz Loskot wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to ask for clarification.
> I'm reading "The Essential FDO" and there is a table of command
> capabilities on page 30.
> The second column is about MySQL provider and as I see there is
> 'Y' mark in almost all rows for Long Transactions commands.
> For example, the CreateLongTransaction command is
> marked as available in MySQL.
> I'm also going through the FDO source code and the function
> FdoRdbmsMySqlConnection::CreateLongTransactionManager()
> includes following comment:
> // There is no long transaction support in MySQL.
> and returns NULL, what I read as a not-supported.
> Please, could anyone explain me what is the actual state of LT support

Just for the list archive readers

Now, the situation is clear.
I used old PDF docs downloaded from:

The updated docs are available under following location:

Thanks to Donald Cameron for clarification.

Best regards
Mateusz Loskot

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