This page contains technical detail about the physical database structure. It is not required
for day to day operation of the Point Of Sale.
Contains a list of business transactions received for processing. A business transaction is a high level operation performed by the POS, such as "create a sale", "edit a customer", "redeem a voucher".
|MessageId||String||Typically 32 bytes||A unique reference code for this record|
|Type||String||A keyword name for this transaction. Eg. "ProductEdit"|
|Received||Date/Time||Date/Time this transaction was received on the server.|
|DiscardLife||Number||Number of seconds after which the generator has said this transaction can be discarded|
|SourceIP||String||The dotted IP address this packet was received from. Depending on network configuration and how packets flowed through the network this may not be the generating nodes IP address|
|Size||Number||Size of transaction data packet in bytes|