[OSM-dev] Complex JOSM filtering rules

Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason avarab at gmail.com
Wed May 26 15:26:49 BST 2010

On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 14:10, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 27 May 2010 00:07, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avarab at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Your original question had a double negative. If you want to inverse
>> the query I gave you just remove the "-" from it.
> Perhaps I'm not explaining myself clearly, ideally I want to
> completely hide admin boundaries all the time, except some admin
> boundaries are also tagged as waterways and highways and so on, and
> I'd like to be only able to see those admin boundaries, long term I'm
> hoping to de-merge these ways completely, but for now finding them and
> dealing with them would be nice.

I think you've explained yourself clearly enough, and I've given you a
search query that finds boundary=administrative ways, either with the
waterway/highway tags, or not. You just have to feed that into the
search/filter engine.

Why doesn't that work for you?

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