END — commit the current transaction
END [ AUTONOMOUS ] [ WORK | TRANSACTION ] [ AND [ NO ] CHAIN ]
END commits the current transaction. All changes made by the transaction become visible to others and are guaranteed to be durable if a crash occurs. This command is a Postgres Pro extension that is equivalent to COMMIT.
Optional key word that can be used when committing an autonomous transaction. For details on autonomous transactions, see Chapter 16.
Optional key words. They have no effect.
AND CHAINis specified, a new transaction is immediately started with the same transaction characteristics (see SET TRANSACTION) as the just finished one. Otherwise, no new transaction is started.
Use ROLLBACK to abort a transaction.
END when not inside a transaction does no harm, but it will provoke a warning message.
To commit the current transaction and make all changes permanent:
END is a Postgres Pro extension that provides functionality equivalent to COMMIT, which is specified in the SQL standard.