BEGIN

Start a transaction block

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Synopsis

BEGIN [ WORK | TRANSACTION ] [ transaction_mode [ , ...] ]

where transaction_mode is one of:

ISOLATION LEVEL isolation_level | (READ WRITE | READ ONLY) | [NOT] DEFERRABLE

where isolation_level is one of:

{ SERIALIZABLE | REPEATABLE READ | READ COMMITTED | READ UNCOMMITTED }

Description

The statement starts a transaction block until it committed or rolled back.

As CrateDB does not support transactions, this command has no effect and will be ignored.

Parameters

WORK | TRANSACTION:Optional key words. They have no effect.
transaction_mode:The transactional mode parameter. It has no effect.