RDBPROD: OCI Services connection leaves an open transaction that is blocking others

(Doc ID 1461965.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 05, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle SQL/Services for Rdb on OpenVMS - Version 7.2 and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha


An OCI Services connection blocks other users or even an RMU/BACKUP/ONLINE. The backup operation was specifically blocked with a lock conflict on the QUIET LOCK.

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