[OSM-dev] Alternative PostgreSQL Schema

Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at gmail.com
Wed Oct 24 16:46:32 BST 2007


On 10/24/07, Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu> wrote:
> > If it were possible to undelete things, then clients could do
> > rollbacks without asking the server...
>
> Being able to roll back individual changes is of limited value
> though as it would be so fiddly. Really you to be able to see an
> entire group of changes and roll them all back if you want to deal
> with vandalism and things.

While I agree that would also be useful, AFAICT we're light-years away
from that, whereas undelete can be implemented and be useful quickly.
Both have their place...

Have a nice day,
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