[OSM-dev] Mediawiki extension to check relations

Andrew andrewhainosm at hotmail.co.uk
Sun Feb 27 14:25:30 GMT 2011


Frederik Ramm <frederik <at> remote.org> writes:

> Probably you cannot rely on a an unquie set of extact features but some 
> sort of fuzzy match together with perhaps a location hint seems to be 
> the best option for external links into OSM - not only relations, also 
> ways or points ("a restaurant or similar amenity named 'la bella isola' 
> or somesuch in the general vicinity of lat=..., lon=...). But it's not 
> trivial to implement.

Maybe it could be done with Xapi, though being able to have more than one tag
predicate would be useful.

--
Andrew






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