[Loadstone] deleted points in database

Shawn Kirkpatrick shawn at odyssey.cm.nu
Tue Mar 27 12:47:23 BST 2007


Well, it's not quite that simple. If bit 2 of the priority field is set then 
the point is deleted. Bits 0 and 1 may or may not be set so the value could 
be 4 5 or 6. It could also be 7 but that should never happen.

On Tue, 27 Mar 2007, Miranda wrote:

> Bert,
>
> You can tell if a point is deleted by looking at the "priority" field in
> your
> exported file. If this field is set to 5, that means the point is deleted.
>
> Kind regards,
> Miranda
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Charlie" <charlie at loadstone-gps.com>
> To: "Shawn Kirkpatrick" <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 27, 2007 11:57 AM
> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] deleted points in database
>
>
>> Hi Shawn,
>>
>> Shawn Kirkpatrick <shawn at odyssey.cm.nu> wrote:
>>
>>> The deleted points do stay in the database. This so that if the database
>>> is
>>> exported to the point share the system can remove the points from the
>>> main
>>> database. [...]
>>
>> Sounds like making sense. ;-)
>>
>>> If you wanted to start with a clean database you could upload your data
>>> to the point share and then redownload it and reimport it in to a fresh
>>> database. The point share site won't send deleted points.
>>
>> But I have some deleted private points I don't want to send to the point
>> share... so I would like to know how to differentiate them from the not
>> deleted ones.
>> However, thanks for explanation.
>>
>> regards,
>> Bert
>>
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