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Hi,

I have a table where in lot of triggers were included in that as shown
below. How to view/access triggers and procedures from postgresql.

I am using postgresql 7.4.1 on solaris.

regds
-raju
Process=# \d reviews
Table "public.reviews"
Column | Type |
Modifiers
------------------+-----------------------+---------------------------------
--------------------------
review_id | integer | not null default
nextval('"reviews_review_id_seq"'::text)
project | character varying(32) | not null
phase | character varying(32) | not null default
'Unknown'::character varying
artifact_type | character varying(32) | not null
description | text |
author | character varying(32) |
moderator | character varying(32) |
meeting_end_date | date |
meeting_date | date |
formal | boolean | default true
status | character varying(16) |
disposition | character varying(16) | default 'To be
decided'::character varying
comments | text |
num_attendees | smallint |
review_size | smallint |
kickoff_time | smallint |
meeting_time | smallint |
review_name | character varying(64) |
rework_effort | integer | default 0
Indexes:
"reviews_pkey" primary key, btree (review_id)
Triggers:
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414655" AFTER DELETE ON reviews FROM documents NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_del"('<unnamed>', 'documents', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414656" AFTER UPDATE ON reviews FROM documents NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_upd"('<unnamed>', 'documents', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414658" AFTER DELETE ON reviews FROM inspectors
NOT DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_del"('<unnamed>', 'inspectors', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414659" AFTER UPDATE ON reviews FROM inspectors
NOT DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_upd"('<unnamed>', 'inspectors', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414661" AFTER DELETE ON reviews FROM defects NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_del"('<unnamed>', 'defects', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414662" AFTER UPDATE ON reviews FROM defects NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_upd"('<unnamed>', 'defects', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')

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Raju,

these triggers are the PG implementation of foreign key constraints
checking.
They are written in C, so if you're curios how they work you will have
to check the postgres sources ;-)

HTH,
Csaba.
On Mon, 2004-08-23 at 12:06, SVGK, Raju (Raju) wrote:
Hi,

I have a table where in lot of triggers were included in that as shown
below. How to view/access triggers and procedures from postgresql.

I am using postgresql 7.4.1 on solaris.

regds
-raju
Process=# \d reviews
Table "public.reviews"
Column | Type |
Modifiers
------------------+-----------------------+---------------------------------
--------------------------
review_id | integer | not null default
nextval('"reviews_review_id_seq"'::text)
project | character varying(32) | not null
phase | character varying(32) | not null default
'Unknown'::character varying
artifact_type | character varying(32) | not null
description | text |
author | character varying(32) |
moderator | character varying(32) |
meeting_end_date | date |
meeting_date | date |
formal | boolean | default true
status | character varying(16) |
disposition | character varying(16) | default 'To be
decided'::character varying
comments | text |
num_attendees | smallint |
review_size | smallint |
kickoff_time | smallint |
meeting_time | smallint |
review_name | character varying(64) |
rework_effort | integer | default 0
Indexes:
"reviews_pkey" primary key, btree (review_id)
Triggers:
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414655" AFTER DELETE ON reviews FROM documents NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_del"('<unnamed>', 'documents', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414656" AFTER UPDATE ON reviews FROM documents NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_upd"('<unnamed>', 'documents', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414658" AFTER DELETE ON reviews FROM inspectors
NOT DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_del"('<unnamed>', 'inspectors', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414659" AFTER UPDATE ON reviews FROM inspectors
NOT DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_upd"('<unnamed>', 'inspectors', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414661" AFTER DELETE ON reviews FROM defects NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_del"('<unnamed>', 'defects', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')
"RI_ConstraintTrigger_414662" AFTER UPDATE ON reviews FROM defects NOT
DEFERRABLE INITIALLY IMMEDIATE FOR EACH ROW EXECUTE PROCEDURE
"RI_FKey_noaction_upd"('<unnamed>', 'defects', 'reviews', 'UNSPECIFIED',
'review_id', 'review_id')

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