|Oracle Call Interface Programmer's Guide
Part Number A89857-01
More OCI Relational Functions, 2 of 97
Starts a user duration for a temporary LOB.
sword OCIDurationBegin ( OCIEnv *env, OCIError *err, CONST OCISvcCtx *svc, OCIDuration parent, OCIDuration *duration );
Pass as a null pointer.
The OCI error handle. If there is an error, it is recorded in
err and this function returns OCI_ERROR. Diagnostic information can be obtained by calling
An OCI service context handle. Must be non-null.
The duration number of the parent duration. One of these:
An identifier unique to the newly created user duration.
This function starts an user duration. In release 8.1 or later, user durations can be used when creating temporary LOBs. An user can have multiple active user durations simultaneously. The user durations do not have to be nested. The
dur parameter is used to return a number which uniquely identifies the duration created by this call.