GATE | GATE-CS-2015 (Set 2) | Question 11
Consider the following transaction involving two bank accounts x and y.
read(x); x := x – 50; write(x); read(y); y := y + 50; write(y)
The constraint that the sum of the accounts x and y should remain constant is that of
Explanation: Consistency in database systems refers to the requirement that any given database transaction must only change affected data in allowed ways, that is sum of x and y must not change.