ORA_ROWSCN Concurrency Control and Optimistic locking in 10g.
(Doc ID 741848.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 17, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
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Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
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The Database Concurrency Control and Optimistic Locking using ORA_ROWSCN pseudo column seems to be not working as desired.
ORA_ROWSCN is a pseudocolumn of any table that is not fixed or external. It represents the SCN of the most recent change to a given row; that is, the latest COMMIT operation for the row. For example:
Besides using ORA_ROWSCN in an UPDATE statement WHERE clause, you can use it in a DELETE statement WHERE clause or the AS OF clause of Oracle Flashback Query.
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