In GeneXus 15 it is possible to easily and in a way related to the transaction, define how to populate the physical tables associated to it.
This saves developers the task of having to define in another manual way the data initialization to the tables.
By setting the following properties in a Transaction:
the developer can take advantage of this feature.
For example, let's consider the Country Transaction:
If the developer sets its property Data Provider=True, GeneXus creates a Data Provider named Country_DataProvider and initializes its source with the transaction’s structure:
The Data Provider could be completed by the developer as shown below:
And if the property Used To=Populate Data, GeneXus understands that the objective of the Data Provider is to populate the Country physical table.
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This feature is available as of GeneXus 15 Upgrade 1