[OSM-dev] Database Schema (was Re: [OSM-talk] Oh dear - planet has duplicate id's)

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Sat Jun 23 15:18:53 BST 2007

In message <7679c25f0706230652l2a433a08pc8178460308dc46e at mail.gmail.com>
          "Ray Booysen" <raybooysen at rjb.za.net> wrote:

> On 6/23/07, SteveC <steve at asklater.com> wrote:
> > On 23 Jun 2007, at 12:02, Tom Hughes wrote:
> >   gpx_files
> >
> >     - What is the visible field for here? There are a few records
> >       with it set to zero but the code ignores it - if it isn't
> >       used then let's remove it.
> >
> > isnt that whats used to delete them?
> If it is used for deletion purposes, rename the field.  Visible is hardly a
> name for showing if the record is deleted or not.

Actually visible is kind of the standard name for "this object is
deleted" in the OSM database.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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