RDBPROD: How to Detect Long-Running Transactions

(Doc ID 117931.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.0.5 and later
Oracle CODASYL DBMS - Version 7.0.5 and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha


With all databases, it is strongly recommended to keep transactions as short as possible to avoid potential locks. The purpose of this article is to provide you with a method for detecting long transactions running against your database.


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