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Re: Triggers can not use reference to tables?
Posted by: Jay Pipes
Date: June 26, 2005 11:28PM

Paul McArdle wrote:
> Currently, triggers have the same limitation as
> stored functions that they may not contain direct
> references to tables by name. This limitation will
> be lifted as soon as possible.

This is not correct. Triggers and functions can now have direct references to tables. I believe it's been this way since 5.0.4 but the manual is lagging a bit behind.

Jay Pipes
Community Relations Manager, North America, MySQL Inc.

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