Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Database triggers
Author Jonathan Neve
Ann W. Harrison wrote:
> Martijn Tonies wrote:
>>> Can you think of any reason why a developer would create a trigger on
>>> the RDB$Database table?
>> Well, given that triggers on system table don't "stick", no.
> That could be fixed. It's really a gbak problem / quirk.

That would be quite nice!

Along the same lines, is there any reason why it would not be possible
to add custom fields to a system table? Perhaps there is, I don't know
the internals too well, just wondering... If it isn't technically
absurd, it might be an interesting proposition, as tool vendors would
then be able to easily attach bits of information directly to the
meta-data without having to create a separate table duplicating a lot of

Best regards,
Jonathan Neve
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