[OSM-dev] Proposal: Multiline country, state, city names?

Iván Sánchez Ortega ivan at sanchezortega.es
Wed Sep 2 14:08:57 BST 2009

El Miércoles, 2 de Septiembre de 2009, Lennard escribió:
> A possible alternative is tagging place=country on an area, or by logical
> extension: a relation. Those do not render quite correctly at the moment,
> but there is a current ticket for mapnik requesting this feature be added.

But I don't think that mapnik would be able to solve the problem. We should be 
looking at some kind of bot, similar to the coast checker, to relate all the 
borders of one country into one big closed polygon.

Iván Sánchez Ortega <ivan at sanchezortega.es>

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