[OSM-dev] Unwayed segments
jeroen at vrijschrift.org
Wed May 9 20:00:38 BST 2007
At Wed, 09 May 2007 11:30:27 -0600,
Scott Walde wrote:
> Lars Aronsson wrote:
> > Frederik Ramm wrote:
> >> If everyone thinks that a "FIXME" way is better than no way at all,
> >> one could also go over the planet file with a script and create ways
> > No, this is a very bad idea. I much rather want a map with
> > nameless streets, than a map with FIXME printed everywhere.
> I respectfully disagree with that for this reason: A nameless street
> might simply be a nameless street. A street with a big ugly FIXME on it
> indicates to the map user that the information might not be accurate.
> (eg. oneway, not labelled as such)
> I agree that it makes for an ugly map, but perhaps that is incentive to
> fix it.
We've the maplint layer for such things. So if we have a separate we
can draw it on the mapling layer. Then we can also give different
values to it, such as FIXME=missing_name or FIXME=incomplete.
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