[HOT] Wrong tools being used!

Dan Marsh danrok.giga at gmail.com
Wed Apr 29 22:03:43 UTC 2015


OK, I see.

I mostly use the JOSM editor.

I have just been looking at the GUI for the iD editor. It's a shame it
doesn't support languages other than English. Some may not be able to read
the tool tips.

On 29 April 2015 at 22:38, Suzan Reed <suzan at suzanreed.com> wrote:

> Using iD OpenStreatMap editor. Three tools at the top: Point, Line, Area.
> Some people have used the Line tool to designate a house, and it shows up
> as a little square road.
>
> HTH
>
>
> On Apr 29, 2015, at 2:33 PM, Dan Marsh wrote:
>
> Which line tool are you refering to? Within which editor?
>
> Buildings are normally drawn using lines. So, I'm not sure what you mean
> exactly.
>
> Also, some tasks only require residential areas to be outlined without the
> need to trace all buildings.
>
> On 29 April 2015 at 21:55, Suzan Reed <suzan at suzanreed.com> wrote:
> People have used the line tool to indicate the outline of a building, the
> Residential Area designation without identifying houses, and so forth.
>
> How can we help people use the right tool?
>
> I am doing loads of corrections.
>
> MingyurPema
> S Reed
> USA
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