[OSM-dev] Osmosis: Extracting by polygon

marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com
Wed Feb 4 07:18:38 GMT 2009

On Wed, 4 Feb 2009 00:30:42 +0100, Stefan Keller <sfkeller at gmail.com>
>> It's only a polygon because the tags say it is (polygon is not a
> fundamental primitive object in OSM), and Osmosis is tag-agnostic.
> Pleeease, add polygon as a fundamental primitive object in OSM!

I remember someone saying that we had them once and abadoned the idea.
Also it is way too late to add new primites to API 0.6 already.
Most programs have finished or started the coding required for this
major change and are currently testing, finalizing and deploying
their changes.


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