[Talk-GB] 'historic' county boundaries added to the database

Dave F davefoxfac63 at btinternet.com
Wed Aug 8 09:56:16 UTC 2018


On 08/08/2018 09:54, Lester Caine wrote:
> we are now in a situation where much accurately mapped material is 
> simply dumped when there is a change to the current situation.
1. it's not dumped, it's still in the database as a historic version.
2. Changes almost always increase the accuracy & detail of the database.

> The 'delete' process should be handled in a manor more sensitive to 
> the hard work that has gone before!
> the vast majority of the material making up the historic data such as 
> boundaries IS the same as the current 'live' data.

I'm unsure that's true, but if it were, why duplicate?


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