[OSM-dev] api0.6 - only one value per key?
andreaskalsch at gmx.de
Sun Feb 1 04:04:59 GMT 2009
Frederik Ramm schrieb:
>> The current OSM data model does not include any semantics for tags,
>> does it?
> The data model doesn't, and will probably never. The OSM database is
> meant to be as "content agnostic" as possible; it only performs the
> most basic integrity checks and has no concept of what "makes sense"
> and what not. It is the job of the database users to decide what makes
> sense to them (and ideally, only store things that make sense).
"content agnostic" - this is why I like your data model and OSM as a
whole. You give your users the freedom an OS project needs. The world to
map is too complex to set too narrow constraints.
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