[OSM-dev] All possible fields of an address object in Open Street Map

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Tue May 12 17:44:08 UTC 2020


Am Mo., 11. Mai 2020 um 16:33 Uhr schrieb Eugene Alvin Villar <
seav80 at gmail.com>:

> I am sorry because my reply is not directly related to your questions, but
> please see the following article when considering building a worldwide
> address framework or database:
> https://www.mjt.me.uk/posts/falsehoods-programmers-believe-about-addresses/
>
> This also means that addresses in OSM is very much inconsistent and
> incomplete both on the data side and on the tagging side.
>


it could become your task to make an addition to the address tagging scheme
if what we have so far isn't suitable for your area. It's how it is
evolving: people proposing additions to meet with their local requirements.

Cheers
Martin
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