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  1. Modules
  2. MODULES-8693

puppetlabs-registry: Spike consolidating defined type with regular type / provider

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    • Resolution: Unresolved
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      The difference between the registry::value defined type and the registry_value  type is confusing, as explained in https://tickets.puppetlabs.com/browse/MODULES-8159?focusedCommentId=621978&page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel#comment-621978

       

       

      The also have different mechanisms for setting the default value of a key.

       

      Determine whether it is possible to deprecate the defined type in a major version release and/or update documentation to make it clear why the defined type is necessary.

       

      If there's a plan to remove the defined type for clarity, there must be a deprecation warning emitted in a Minor release prior to bumping the Major version of the module.

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              ethan Ethan Brown
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