[OSM-talk] [OSM-dev] Planned Maintenance
vegard at engen.priv.no
Fri Jul 27 09:22:49 BST 2007
On Fri, Jul 27, 2007 at 08:37:07AM +0100, Tom Hughes wrote:
> In message <46A98078.9000003 at sxpert.org>
> Raphaël Jacquot <sxpert at sxpert.org> wrote:
> > Tom Hughes wrote:
> >> In order to allow some database schema changes to be completed I plan
> >> to place the API in read only mode at midnight BST (11pm GMT) this
> >> Saturday (28th July).
> > could you elaborate some more on the changes ?
> With a couple of minor changes they are as described on the dev
> mailing list a few weeks ago:
> The main changes since then are:
> - Not splitting the lat/lon indexes as somebody explained why
> they were the way they are
> - Switching current_ways to InnoDB to get row level locking
> - Adding not null constraints to fields where appropriate
OSM being mainly a spare-time project for many people, and sunday being
a good mapping day - it would be a lot better for many people, including
me, if such long-running (but largely self-doing) things are running on
But, I understand it if it isn't possible.
- Vegard Engen, member of the first RFC1149 implementation team.
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