[OSM-dev] Rantings about API 0.6

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Wed Feb 11 14:11:05 GMT 2009


Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote:
> El Miércoles, 11 de Febrero de 2009, Raphaël Jacquot escribió:
>>> Jokes aside, does your bulk importer also implement populating the
>>> history tables, making sure that every node referenced by a way (and
>>> every node/way/relation referenced by a relation) actually exists, and
>>> all these totally useless integrity constraints?
>> all this should be mostly handled by the db server with appropriate
>> foreign key constraints, not by the application code
> 
> +1
> 
> Rails guys: we're using InnoDB tables for a reason, you know.

Excellent. A volunteer. We'll be expecting your MySQL recoding of all 
the constraints shortly shall we.

Tom

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