[OSM-dev] Objects with the same key multiple times?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Thu Oct 4 22:55:24 BST 2007


In message <6D933098-854B-414C-99AA-49A4952BE0C5 at shaunmcdonald.me.uk>
          Shaun McDonald <shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk> wrote:

> On 29 Sep 2007, at 00:10, Tom Hughes wrote:
> 
> > As far as I am aware it is, and has always been, supported. The only
> > reason you don't see it often is that most, if not all, of the editors
> > don't allow you to do it.
> 
> Personally I would have though that there would have been a separate
> table to store the key=value pairs.

There is for ways (although I'm not sure what that has to do with
whether or not duplicates are allowed) but for hysterical raisins
nodes stores the tags in a single field.

Tom

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