[OSM-dev] Chopped of ways. New flag for OSM XML?

Brett Henderson brett at bretth.com
Thu Aug 14 08:47:36 BST 2008


Jochen Topf wrote:
> But people *want* to use the data they get from some kind of extraction
> process to base decisions upon. And they should be able to. Not all the
> data is invalidated by an extraction, only some of it. It makes sense
> to mark those parts invalid that are, so that an automated process can
> decide what it uses and what not.
>
> Jochen
>   
Sure.  If I stop mangling ways then I can't think of a particular case 
where this would be useful for osmosis processing ... but that's not to 
say one doesn't exist.

I'll keep quiet and let those more impacted by the topic resume normal 
discussions ;-)





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