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insert

Name

insert -- insert a tuple into a database table

Synopsis

insert(table, a)

Parameters

table

Name of table.

a

A dictionary of values.

Return Type

integer

The OID of the newly inserted row.

Description

This method inserts values into the table specified filling in the values from the dictionary. It then reloads the dictionary with the values from the database. This causes the dictionary to be updated with values that are modified by rules, triggers, etc.