Replicated applications use the calls in this interface to queue procedure calls for later transactional execution at remote nodes.
Subprocedures: CALL Build a deferred call to a remote procedure. COMMIT_WORK Perform a transaction commit after checking for well-formed deferred remote procedure calls. datatype_ARG Provide the data that is to be passed to a deferred remote procedure call. TRANSACTION Indicate the start of a new deferred transaction.
For full documentation of the packaged procedures above see the Oracle Manual:
"Oracle9i Supplied PL/SQL Packages and Types Reference"
or the book Oracle Built in Packages by Steven Feuerstein et al