Re: Triggers not working

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: "Dale Harris" <itsupport(at)jonkers(dot)com(dot)au>
Cc: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Triggers not working
Date: 2008-09-23 03:43:20
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"Dale Harris" <itsupport(at)jonkers(dot)com(dot)au> writes:
> The trigger trAccountUpdate got called, but why didn't the trigger
> trEntityUpdate get called?

Triggers only apply to the exact table they're declared on, not
to child tables.

It does seem like there might be some use-case for applying a trigger to
child tables too, but that's not how it works now.

regards, tom lane

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