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Re: PL/pgSQL equivalent to PQtransactionStatus?

From: Richard Huxton <dev(at)archonet(dot)com>
To: Christophe <xof(at)thebuild(dot)com>
Cc: PostgreSQL <pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: PL/pgSQL equivalent to PQtransactionStatus?
Date: 2008-07-31 19:09:50
Message-ID: 48920DFE.1010909@archonet.com (view raw or flat)
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Christophe wrote:
> 
> On Jul 31, 2008, at 11:12 AM, Richard Huxton wrote:
>> A pl/pgsql function *always* executes within a transaction.
> 
> Indeed so.  What I'm looking for is a way of detecting if a transaction 
> block has been opened (i.e., we're within a BEGIN).

There is no difference between a transaction explicitly started with 
BEGIN...COMMIT and one wrapping a single statement.

What were you planning to do differently if a BEGIN was issued?

-- 
   Richard Huxton
   Archonet Ltd

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