RSS feeds are becoming the standard notification mechanism in modern applications. Even writing an RSS feed in a procedure isn't very difficult, letting a pattern to do it for us can be a big gain in productivity in this area.
The basic idea is, given a transaction, generate a procedure that return an RSS file with the last xx (default 10) records. This file can be consumed by any RSS reader.
Having a RSS feed with the last 20 Invoices.
Another examples can be:
- The last orders of purchase emitted
- The twenty greater clients
- Last clients entered
- Currency Quotation
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