table locking

table locking

(database)
A technique used in database management systems, where an entire table is locked while data in it is being updated.

Other techniques are row-level locking and MVCC.
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The company pleaded guilty to failing to ensure that the transfer table locking pin bracket of the winder was equipped and guarded by a guard or other device to prevent access to the pinch point, and was fined $55,000 by Justice of the Peace Sylvie-Emanuelle Borbonnais in Timmins court on May 26,2016.