Subject RE: [ib-support] Idea for a new field type for FB 2,0 or IB 7?
Author Martijn Tonies

>On 20 Nov 2001, at 17:49, Jason Wharton wrote:

>> > I would like to see an AUTOINC field type, the engine would
>> As long as you make the trigger so it only puts in a value if it is
>> NULL would this be a useful mechanism.

>Good point Jason, yeah it should only be if the field is NULL going
>in. The idea is that I have definitions for about 50 tables at this
>point, and doing a copy and paste of the same trigger code, is
>getting a boring, plus it's error prone, so I thought it's the kind of

Eh, also, I think that there has to be some way to get the value back to the
client. :)

Martijn Tonies
InterBase Workbench - the developer tool for InterBase and Firebird

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