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You can continue to use C APIs to customize your application, but C APIs are not enhanced to support new capabilities provided by Java APIs and REST APIs.


Enables you to start a client-managed database transaction. This function returns the transaction handle that other control records can use and allows both BMC Remedy AR System and CMDB calls to be made in the same transaction.

Before using client-managed transaction functions, you can set the maximum number of client transactions and the transaction timeout parameters in either of the following ways:


All users.


#include "ar.h"
#include "arextern.h"
int ARBeginClientManagedTransaction(
	ARControlStruct		*control,
	char			*transactionHandle,
	ARStatusList		*status)

Input arguments


The control record for the operation, which contains information about the user requesting the operation and the server on which the operation is to be performed.

Return values


The transaction handle ID of the database transaction.


A list of zero or more notes, warnings, or errors generated from a call to this function. For a description of all possible values, see Error checking.

See also


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