MySQL 8.0 Reference Manual Including MySQL NDB Cluster 8.0

25.34 The INFORMATION_SCHEMA TRIGGERS Table

The TRIGGERS table provides information about triggers. To see information about a table's triggers, you must have the TRIGGER privilege for the table.

The TRIGGERS table has these columns:

Example

The following example uses the ins_sum trigger defined in Section 24.3, “Using Triggers”:

mysql> SELECT * FROM INFORMATION_SCHEMA.TRIGGERS
       WHERE TRIGGER_SCHEMA='test' AND TRIGGER_NAME='ins_sum'\G
*************************** 1. row ***************************
           TRIGGER_CATALOG: def
            TRIGGER_SCHEMA: test
              TRIGGER_NAME: ins_sum
        EVENT_MANIPULATION: INSERT
      EVENT_OBJECT_CATALOG: def
       EVENT_OBJECT_SCHEMA: test
        EVENT_OBJECT_TABLE: account
              ACTION_ORDER: 1
          ACTION_CONDITION: NULL
          ACTION_STATEMENT: SET @sum = @sum + NEW.amount
        ACTION_ORIENTATION: ROW
             ACTION_TIMING: BEFORE
ACTION_REFERENCE_OLD_TABLE: NULL
ACTION_REFERENCE_NEW_TABLE: NULL
  ACTION_REFERENCE_OLD_ROW: OLD
  ACTION_REFERENCE_NEW_ROW: NEW
                   CREATED: 2018-08-08 10:10:12.61
                  SQL_MODE: ONLY_FULL_GROUP_BY,STRICT_TRANS_TABLES,
                            NO_ZERO_IN_DATE,NO_ZERO_DATE,
                            ERROR_FOR_DIVISION_BY_ZERO,
                            NO_ENGINE_SUBSTITUTION
                   DEFINER: me@localhost
      CHARACTER_SET_CLIENT: utf8mb4
      COLLATION_CONNECTION: utf8mb4_0900_ai_ci
        DATABASE_COLLATION: utf8mb4_0900_ai_ci

Trigger information is also available from the SHOW TRIGGERS statement. See Section 13.7.6.38, “SHOW TRIGGERS Syntax”.