[HOT] Looking for inspiration building covering multiple buildings
laura at lauraogrady.ca
Mon Jul 11 04:04:28 UTC 2016
This is what I've been using as a reference.
> On Jul 11, 2016, at 12:00 AM, Heather Leson <heatherleson at gmail.com> wrote:
> Has anyone written a guide to validation? I dont recall seeing it. This might help in a few ways:
> 1. Documenting knowledge
> 2. Advancing process
> 3. Talking points for those running mapathons
> 4. Diagrams of a "validated edit" vs "needs rework"
>> On 10 Jul 2016 21:52, "Dan Joseph" <dan.b.joseph at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Is this in areas with dense structures and instead of trying to trace each building the mapper has just traced around the entire group? Or the mapper has just incorrectly used the building key when they should use the landuse key? If the area is particularly large I would think the JOSM validation process might flag the issue via a 'building inside building' error or some sort of features overlapping/crossing error.
>> If multiple mappers from the same mapathon make the mistake, it may be productive to reach out to the mapathon organizer and ask them to spend a little more time at their next event going over how to map buildings and tag them correctly.
>> While some mapathon mappers do only map once and never again. Mapathons are a great way to introduce people to OSM and also result in long-term contributors.
>> All the best,
>>> On Sat, Jul 9, 2016 at 2:48 PM, john whelan <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> When validating I'm seeing number of cases when building=yes, residential or house is used to tag landuse=residential.
>>> Going through a to-do list and checking every building doesn't cut it for me.
>>> In general these are maperthon mappers of the type I call disposable mappers so leaving feedback really doesn't work. They map once and that's about it.
>>> Any suggestions on how to catch them. I have noticed that building=residential is often used in this way. Having smaller tiles helps as you get fewer mappers completing the tiles and once I spot one by a particular mapper then I can roll out the to-do list plugin.
>>> Thanks John
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