[OSM-dev] Advice sought on polygon-with-hole drawing

bvh bvh-osm at irule.be
Sat Mar 15 18:04:58 GMT 2008

On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 03:32:45PM +0000, 80n wrote:
> Sometimes this is unavoidable.  Consider a commercial area
> (landuse=commercial) surrounded by a residential area
> (landuse=residential).  It's not possible to create a single way that can be
> used as the boundary for both these features as they would both need to
> specify different values for the landuse tag.

That is why you use a relation containing the inner and outer boundary
to represent the residential area.

cu bart

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