To detect a deadlock I'using this code :

  // do some operation that might deadlock
catch (Exception ex)
  if (ex is StorageException && ex.InnerException != null && ex.InnerException is System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException)
    if (((System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException)ex.InnerException).ErrorCode == -2146232060) // deadlock
       // log deadlock
  // handle other exceptions

This is not very practical and I'm not sure it will work with another database (currently using sql server).

I've seen a ticket for this ( ... tail?id=29) Do you plan to implement this feature?

It would be useful for us.


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asked Jan 13 '10 at 09:56

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edited Sep 08 '10 at 06:14

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Alex Yakunin

Yes, this must be done ASAP.

(Jan 13 '10 at 09:56) Alex Yakunin Alex%20Yakunin's gravatar image

One Answer:

Fixed a long time ago.

answered Sep 07 '10 at 04:11

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not in all cases:

(Sep 09 '10 at 07:35) pil0t pil0t's gravatar image

True - to be fixed. I assigned both issues to the nearest release.

(Sep 09 '10 at 09:51) Alex Yakunin Alex%20Yakunin's gravatar image
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