|Subject||Re: RFC: Please unify stored procedure|
> The problem with an info item is that you need to know before youYou're right.
> prepare the statement what kind of statement you have to prepare.
> Throwing an error if it's the wrong kind of procedure would be cheaperPeople have suggested that this might break existing applications. As
> and easier to implement, but it does suffer from gag factor.
I wrote before, a flag and/or new CALL statement sound the most
correct solutions to the issue.