dpns_starttrans man page

DPNS_STARTTRANS(3) DPNS Library Functions DPNS_STARTTRANS(3)

[1mNAME[0m
dpns_starttrans - start transaction mode

[1mSYNOPSIS[0m
[1m#include <sys/types.h>[0m
[1m#include "dpns_api.h"[0m

[1mint dpns_starttrans (char *[4m[22mserver[24m[1m, char *[4m[22mcomment[24m[1m);[0m

[1mDESCRIPTION[0m
[1mdpns_starttrans [22mstarts transaction mode. The connection to the Name
Server is kept open until one of the DB update operation fails or
[1mdpns_aborttrans [22mor [1mdpns_endtrans [22mis explicitly called. If all the DB
update operations between [1mdpns_starttrans [22mand [1mdpns_endtrans [22mare suc-
cessful, a COMMIT is done. If any DB update operation fails or if an
explicit [1mdpns_aborttrans [22mis done, a ROLLBACK is done. The [4mcomment[24m is
logged in the server log.

[1mRETURN VALUE[0m
This routine returns 0 if the operation was successful or -1 if the
operation failed. In the latter case, [1mserrno [22mis set appropriately.

[1mERRORS[0m
[1mEINVAL [22mThe length of [4mcomment[24m exceeds [1mCA_MAXCOMMENTLEN[22m.

[1mSENOSHOST [22mHost unknown.

[1mSENOSSERV [22mService unknown.

[1mSECOMERR [22mCommunication error.

[1mENSNACT [22mName server is not running or is being shutdown.

[1mSEE ALSO[0m
[1mdpns_aborttrans(3)[22m, [1mdpns_endtrans(3)[0m

DPNS $Date: 2010-04-05 09:51:26 +0200 (Mon, 05 Apr 20D1P0N)S_$STARTTRANS(3)

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