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    Restore Target Items in React State for Improved Optimistic UI Updates

    Our initial, simplified approach may be fine for many scenarios, but is not the most robust solution. By simply taking a snapshot of current state (our list of items) and restoring it after a failure, we’ve left the potential for inconsistent state due to the fact that between taking the snapshot and failure, the user could have performed additional actions.

    One solution is to, instead of taking a snapshot of our entire list of items, take a snapshot of the target item and use that upon failure to more precisely restore the individual item to state. This eliminates the possibility of incorrectly restoring items to state which have been successfully deleted.

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