[OSM-dev] Bad result from name finder postcode search
rollercow at sucs.org
Wed Apr 9 15:09:05 BST 2008
Chris Jones wrote:
> Robert (Jamie) Munro wrote:
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>> I realise that the name finder will never be totally correct, but I
>> noticed the following error:
> Beats searching for RG5 3DF (Reading) it gives you Manchester!
This one is even better!
Searching for "pub near Swansea" sends me to Australia...
Oddly searching for "pubs near Swansea" gives me what I would expect...
Given the amount of name overloading perhaps it would be possible to
guess which is closest to the end user using something like the GeoIP
Chris Jones, SUCS Admin
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