[OSM-dev] Rantings about API 0.6

Stefan de Konink stefan at konink.de
Wed Feb 11 02:10:01 GMT 2009

Frederik Ramm wrote:
> Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote:
>> (I fail to see why we have to duplicate data here, anyway - I don't know 
>> whether it would be performance-wise to just store the historic information, 
>> and make the API fetch only the last version; or do as now, but not keeping 
>> the last version in the historic tables)
> Go ahead MySQL guy, create a view ;-)

Come on, don't be /that/ nasty to him. Because if you do, I'll suggest 
we should use an XML database with COW support, ditch the API and go 

The man has vision, don't blame he likes the SQL standard ;)


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