|Oracle Call Interface Programmer's Guide
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OCI Navigational and Type Functions, 8 of 36
Marks an object as deleted, given a reference to the object.
The OCI error handle. If there is an error, it is recorded in
err and this function returns OCI_ERROR. Obtain diagnostic information by calling
Reference to the object to be deleted.
This function accepts a reference to an object, and marks the object designated by
object_ref as deleted. The object is marked and freed as follows:
If the object is not loaded, then a temporary object is created and is marked deleted. Otherwise, the object is marked deleted.
The object is deleted in the server when the object is flushed.
The object is marked deleted. The object is not freed until it is unpinned.