Sometimes, transactions need to be ignored; such as on endpoints that have an auxiliary use-case. For example:
On "keep alive" endpoints that the browser queries every 15 seconds via Ajax; or
On long-running scripts that have a high wait time, yet which yield no actionable trace data worth reviewing
To ignore transactions, use
This function discards all monitoring, profiling, and exception data, and performance measurements for the currently executing request.
It effectively disables Tideways for the transaction.