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ARIES: A Transaction Recovery Method Supporting Fine-Granularity Locking and Partial Rollbacks Using Write-Ahead Logging

C. Mohan, Don Haderle, Bruce Lindsay, Hamid Pirahesh, and Peter Schwarz

Summary by: Steve Gribble and Armando Fox

One-line summary: Extraordinarily intricate and delicate logic necessary for fully general, robust, and fine-grained recovery and rollback of transactions.

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The canonical paper on transaction recovery. Shows in gory, gory detail what is required for industrial strength transaction recovery techniques.


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