Execute an update or delete statement.
- the number of entities updated or deleted
IllegalStateException - if called for a Java Persistence query language SELECT statement or for a criteria query
TransactionRequiredException - if there is no transaction
QueryTimeoutException - if the statement execution exceeds the query timeout value set and only the statement is rolled back
PersistenceException - if the query execution exceeds the query timeout value set and the transaction is rolled back
- JPA 1.0