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From: Dan Jewett <danjewett(at)mac(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: function does not exist error...
Date: 2002-11-22 18:05:11
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>Dan,
>
>>  The big picture of what I'm trying to do is that I have large flat
>>  file of records created with info about individual recordings
>>  (songs).  I want to split those out into appropriately referenced
>>  tables.
>>
>>  I thought I could create a combination of rules and triggers to step
>>  through the table (or a text file exported from it) and send the data
>>  where it needs to go.  Part of the process would be to check for
>>  existing entries to prevent redundency. I also want be able to add
>>  entries to join tables on the fly.
>
>Why do you want to use Triggers and Rules?   Do you need to import this data
>from source daily?  Even so, batch processing will be faster than executing a
>trigger for each row inserted.
>
>--
>-Josh Berkus

You are right of course.  Thanks for rearranging my thinking on this. 
So, on to figuring out the query for the batch.

Dan

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