This Natural profile and session parameter specifies the action to be taken if a required record is not available for processing, because it has been placed in hold status by another user.
||The user is placed in wait status until either the requested record becomes available, or an error message is issued due to Adabas exceeding a time limit or other limit while attempting to place the record in hold status.|
||An error message is returned if any of these records cannot be placed in hold status.|
|Specification within session||yes|
|Application programming interface||
||See SYSEXT - Natural Application Programming Interfaces in the Utilities documentation.|
WHcan be overridden by the session parameter
FINDstatement using the
SKIP RECORDS IN HOLDoption, database access is always executed as if
WH=OFFis set. If a user attempts to read a record that was placed into hold by another user, this record is skipped and processing continues with the next record in the read sequence. An error message is not returned in this case.