Ejemplo trigger

CREATE TABLE `customer_log` (
 `idcustomer_log` int(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT,
 `customer_id` int(11) DEFAULT NULL,
 `user` varchar(45) DEFAULT NULL,
 `fecha` datetime DEFAULT NULL,
 `nombre` varchar(45) DEFAULT NULL,
 `nombre_ant` varchar(45) DEFAULT NULL,
 PRIMARY KEY (`idcustomer_log`)
)

DELIMITER //
CREATE TRIGGER cliente_actualizado BEFORE UPDATE ON customer
FOR EACH ROW BEGIN

 DECLARE vUser varchar(50);

 -- Find username of person performing the INSERT into table
 SELECT USER() INTO vUser;

 -- Insert record into audit table
 INSERT INTO customer_log
 ( customer_id,
 fecha,
 user,nombre,nombre_ant)
 VALUES
 ( NEW.customer_id,
 SYSDATE(),
 vUser,NEW.first_name, OLD.first_name );

END;//

DELIMITER ;