|Subject||RE: [firebird-support] howto run a program after insert a record|
>Hi, although I think it could work, I would avoid it. What happens when your external program throws an exception? I don't know, I have never tried it, but I like my UDFs small and fast and with as little possibility of failure as possible.
> I need to fire events to print a label after every insert. Do you think
> correct to create a trigger to intercept "after insert" and using an
> UDF to
> call external program?
Why can't you post an event from after trigger and write another client which will subscribe to that event and will do the printing?