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RFC0011: Entry invalidation #9
The append-only nature of Registers doesn't cope well with
We need a way to mark entries as invalid so we can keep compatibility with
Guidance to review
This RFC is still in progress. Right now it suggests two alternative ways to approach the solution with different tradeoffs. This PR should be used as a discussion point to pick the best one.
This RFC is the attempt to solve the root problem of #3
MatMoore left a comment •
Of the two options I prefer the first one, but the more I think about this the more I dislike this feature.
It seems like the advantage of doing this is mostly about correcting the history of the register, and I don't think that nicer historical data is worth focusing on right now, given the complexity it would add.
Maybe this could work as a third option: