[OSM-dev] Duplicates in planet.osm

Richard Fairhurst richard at systemed.net
Fri Apr 10 19:31:32 BST 2009

Matt Amos wrote:

> if the object is new then the version number won't help - a new object
> will be created from the placeholder ID in each time.

That's true in theory, but in practice, the freaking-out usually  
happens on the "deleting unshared nodes" bit, which doesn't apply in  
the case of a new way.


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