[Tagging] Facts and opinions

Simon Poole simon at poole.ch
Tue Jan 8 23:07:39 UTC 2019

Am 08.01.2019 um 23:55 schrieb Martin Koppenhoefer:
> ...
> With current tools there is no tag completion for the individual
> values in lists, while the alternative already works.
Value completion has for lists has woked since ages in Vespucci (you
normally would use the form interface where you just select an option,
but the conventional tag - value UI supports lists).

> It is also simpler for data consumers, and as long as you want to
> distinguish only yes/no you could get along with just one bit for storage.
That is nonsense as you have to store the key string in some form. In
practical terms any database will use a key-value store for such tags
with a number of associated issues.


> Cheers, MartinĀ 
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