Sorry, I know this topic has been posted many times before, but I don't think I've ever seen a definitive answer. If the user wants to run in local mode, do we still have to make the local db access threadsafe, or can we assume that only one client will be accessing the db at a time in local mode? Also, you cannot implement "local" mode as just the same as networked mode but give the address as localhost, can you? Thanks. With Respect, Matt DeLacey
posted 16 years ago
I am assuming that local access will mean no concurrent access to the database. This means you may not need record locking but it should still be threadsafe. The document states that local mode will not have network functionality. So no RMI/socket in local mode. As long as this is respected, I suppose you can start localmode how ever you deem appropriate.
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