[OSM-talk] Mapping Qs: Hotel Complex? Beach? Enclosed Woodland?
frederik at remote.org
Wed Aug 22 10:20:09 BST 2007
> Stop mapping our own country, you german invaders!!
Well, as far as Majorca is concerned, it's lost for you already - a
third occupied by Germans, another third by the English, and the
remaining third are local people who (sometimes) dislike the Spanish
even more than they dislike Germans and the English ;-)
Maybe I can offer you something in exchange... why don't you come and
visit one of the wet and cold German North Sea islands, they're
mostly unmapped terrain ;-)
>> Surely for the buildings and grounds, being able to make them part
>> of a
>> larger hotel 'entity' would be ideal...
> Maybe a tag for marking "lot" or "parcel".
I've been toying with the idea of using "landuse" but that would then
clash with a "landuse=residential" created for the area of the whole
>> natural=water for a pool? That's blatant tagging not of what's
>> there, but
>> how you want it to render... Surely something like leisure=pool
>> would be
>> more accurate, even if renderers then needed their rendering rules
> But you'lll need to specify if the pool is a open-air pool, or is
> inside a
> building (part of a in-city sports centre, for example). The
> rendering should
> obviously be different.
But we don't yet draw things *inside* buildings on our maps ;-)
leisure=pool is perhaps best for now.
Frederik Ramm ## eMail frederik at remote.org ## N49°00.09' E008°23.33'
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