|Oracle® Database Application Developer's Guide - Workspace Manager
10g Release 1 (10.1)
Part Number B10824-01
Oracle Database Application Developer's Guide - Workspace Manager describes Oracle Workspace Manager, often referred to as Workspace Manager, which lets applications create workspaces and group different versions of table row values in different workspaces.
This preface contains these topics:
Oracle Database Application Developer's Guide - Workspace Manager is intended for application designers and developers. It is assumed that you have some experience programming in PL/SQL.
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This document contains the following elements:
This guide has two main parts (conceptual and usage information, and reference information) and a third part with supplementary information (appendixes and a glossary). The first part is organized for efficient learning about Workspace Manager; it covers basic concepts and techniques first, and proceeds to more advanced material (such as Workspace Manager events and valid time support).
This guide has the following elements.
Provides conceptual and usage information about Workspace Manager.
Explains workspace management concepts.
Describes support for the Workspace Manager event framework, which is built on the Oracle Advanced Queuing (AQ) capability.
Describes Workspace Manager support for valid time, also known as effective dating, with version-enabled tables.
Provides reference information about the Workspace Manager PL/SQL API (DBMS_WM package) and metadata views.
Provides reference information about the Workspace Manager application programming interface.
Describes metadata views created and maintained by Workspace Manager.
Provides provides supplementary information about Workspace Manager (appendixes and a glossary).
Describes how to install Workspace Manager with Oracle databases other than the seed database and databases created using the Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA). (Workspace Manager is installed by default in the seed database and databases using DBCA.)
Describes how to migrate (upgrade or downgrade) from one Workspace Manager release to another, if you have version-enabled tables with data that you want to preserve from one release to the other.
Describes Workspace Manager support for replication of all workspace-related entities, operations, and DML and DDL operations on version-enabled tables.
Lists the error messages for Workspace Manager, with the cause and suggested user action for each error.
Defines important terms specific to Workspace Manager.
For more information about using this product in a development environment, see the following documents:
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