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23.17 Supporting Transactions

This section documents the methods that must be implemented to add support for transactions to a storage engine.

Please note that transaction management can be complicated and involve methods such as row versioning and redo logs, which is beyond the scope of this document. Instead coverage is limited to a description of required methods and not their implementation. For examples of implementation, please see