Posted 17 Apr 2004 by herman
Reading material and lecture notes.
The lecture notes for week 13 on transactions
are here: week13.pdf; reading for
networked and distributed transactions is available
PDF File, but viewing it requires a password (and even
then, it appears not to work on all browsers). If you'd like
to get the password, either ask in class or send an email.
Please skip reading the following parts of the chapter:
- Two-phase commit for nested transactions (section 13.3.2,
- Optimistic concurrency control (section 13.4.3, pages 530-531)
- Following page 536, you can skip the rest of the chapter
(we'll cover the beginning of the edge-chasing algorithm, but not cover