[postgis-devel] Validity flag
olivier.courtin at oslandia.com
Mon Feb 29 08:48:03 PST 2016
>> - We don't have that much flags still available
> Do you have a clear picture of how many flags we have
> now and how many are in use ? As there might already
> not be enough available for validity.
We have enough room, for validity on one byte (valid / unknown)
But AFAIK no more.
> I don't see an informational flag as a sign of encouragement.
We have only few flags available.
And have to deal with (as before), or extend the geometry (implying a new major version).
So using a flag for a specific use case, is yes some kind of encouragement.
Because from dev point of view, we said: this use case means.
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