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0000048Canalplan [All Projects] Databasepublic2019-04-17 11:39
Reporteruser3 
Assigned ToNick Atty 
PrioritylowSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
StatusresolvedResolutionwon't fix 
PlatformGenericOSN/AOS VersionN/A
Product VersionProduct Build 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0000048: Pling Places being re-used
DescriptionOn some of the old routes in the blog the pling places used to plot maps have apparently been re-used.

I have pling points that obviously used to be in the UK now being used for places on rivers in the USA.

Its not a big issue - I can code round it by storing the lat/longs for each place when the route is generated but it just seems a bit odd.
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Nick Atty (administrator)

Once a place is deleted the ID is up for grabs; there is no quarantining of them. In theory this could happen with real places as well. And in fact the way the code works a deleted ID is probably slightly more likely to be reallocated than a never-used one chosen.

This is probably not very good, but in practice doesn't seem to cause any problems apart from this one. I shall give it some thought.

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Nick Atty (administrator)

Last edited: 2019-04-17 11:39

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I have given it three-and-a-half years' of thought, and have decided that quarantining IDs is a lot more trouble than it's worth. Sorry!

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Date Modified Username Field Change
2015-10-30 22:52 user3 New Issue
2015-10-30 22:52 user3 Status new => assigned
2015-10-30 22:52 user3 Assigned To => Nick Atty
2015-10-31 08:44 Nick Atty Note Added: 0000142
2019-04-17 11:39 Nick Atty Status assigned => resolved
2019-04-17 11:39 Nick Atty Resolution open => won't fix
2019-04-17 11:39 Nick Atty Note Added: 0002330
2019-04-17 11:39 Nick Atty Note Edited: 0002330 View Revisions
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