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What kind of lock does SQL Server 2008 R2 acquires when doing DBCC SHRINKDATABASE?

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What kind of lock does SQL Server 2008 R2 acquires when doing DBCC SHRINKDATABASE?  Thanks.
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Table Locking, the same as if Tablock was used.  By the way, shrinking a 2008 database is normally not recommended,
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms188796.aspx

One reason it isn't recommended
http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlservertip/2055/issues-with-running-dbcc-shrinkfile-on-your-sql-server-data-files/
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